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close this bookHandbook on Justice for Victims (UNODCCP, 1999, 132 p.)
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View the documentForeword
View the documentIntroduction
Open this folder and view contentsChapter I: The impact of victimization
Open this folder and view contentsChapter II: Victim assistance programmes
Open this folder and view contentsChapter III: The role and responsibility of front-line professionals and others to victims
Open this folder and view contentsChapter IV: Advocacy, policy-making and law reform: the role of civil society
Open this folder and view contentsChapter V: Working together at the international level
View the documentAnnex I: Programme parameters
View the documentAnnex II: Suggested resources
View the documentAnnex III: Key United Nations documents on victims of crime and abuse of power
View the documentAnnex IV: Declaration of Basic Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Powera
View the documentAnnex V: Contributors to the Handbook
View the documentBibliography

Annex II: Suggested resources

United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme network

United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute
Via Giulia 52
00186 Rome, Italy
http://www.unicri.it

Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
1-26 Harumi-cho
Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan 183
http://www.unafei.or.jp

Latin American Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
10071-1000 San Jose, Costa Rica
http://www.ilanud.or.cr

European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations
P.O. Box 161
Kasarmikatu 46-48, 5th floor
FIN-00131 Helsinki, Finland
http://www.rn.fi/om/heuni

African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
P.O. Box 10590
Kampala, Uganda
http://www.unojust.org/unafri

Australian Institute of Criminology
G.P.O. Box 2944
Canberra 2601, Australia
http://www.aic.gov.au

International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policy
1822 East Mall
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z1
http://www.law.ubc.ca/centres

International Institute for Higher Studies in Criminal Sciences
Via Agati 12
96100 Siracusa, Italy
Tel.: (+39 931) 35611
Fax: (+39) 931 442605

Naif Arab Academy for Security Sciences
P.O. Box 6830
Riyadh 11452, Saudi Arabia
http://www.unojust.org/NAASS/

National Institute of Justice United States Department of Justice
8107th Street, Suite 700
Washington, D.C., 20531,
United States of America
http://www.ncjrs.org/unojust

Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
P.O. Box 1155
Stora Grsg, 17B
SE-22105 Lund, Sweden
http://www.ldc.lu.se/raoul

International Centre for the Prevention of Crime
507, Place d'Armes
Bureau 2100
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2Y 2W8
http://www.crime-prevention.intl.org/

International Scientific and Professional Advisory Council
Centro Nazionale di Prevenzione e Difesa Sociale
Palazzo Communale delle Scienze Sociali
Piazza Castello 3
I-20121 Milan, Italy
http://www.ispac-italy.org

International/National Victim Assistance Organizations

International

Centre for International Crime Prevention
Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention of the United Nations Secretariat
P.O. Box 500
A-1400, Vienna, Austria
Tel: (+431) 26060 4269
Fax: (+431) 26060 5898

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Case Postal 2500
CH-1211 Geneva 2, Switzerland
Tel.: (+4122) 739 8111

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
19 Avenue de la Paix
CH-1202 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel.: (+4122) 734 6001

European Forum for Victim Services
Cranmer House
39 Brixton Road
London SW9 6DZ,
United Kingdom
Tel.: (+44 171) 735 9166
Fax: (+44 171) 582 5712

National

Association qucoise Plaidoyer-Victimes
4305 Rue d'Iberville
Bureau 201
Montreal, Quebec,
Canada H2H 2L5
Tel.: (+514) 526 9037
Fax: (+514) 526 9951

Cordoba Victim Services
Mendoza 131 (5.000)
Cordoba, Argentina
Fax:

54-51-215-192 or
54-51-603325

Crime Victims Foundation
P.O. Box 72020
Victoria Island
Lagos, Nigeria
Tel/Fax: (+2341) 824688

Institut national d'aide aux victimes et de mation
4-14 rue Ferrus
75014 Paris,
France
Tel.: (+45) 88 19 00
E-mail: inavem@francemultimedia.fr

National Organization for Victim Assistance
1757 Park Road, NW
Washington, D.C., 20010,
United States of America
Tel.: (+1202) 232-6682

Office for Victims of Crime
U.S. Department of Justice
8107th Street NW
Washington, D.C., 20531,
United States of America
Tel.: (+1 202) 307-5983

Procedures and Victims Unit
Home Office
50 Queen Anne's Gate
London SW1H 9AT,
United Kingdom
Tel.: (+44 171) 273 4592
Fax: (+44 171) 273 2972

Victims Referral and Assistance Service (VRAS)
Level 5, 235 Queen Street
GPO Box 4349QQ Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia DX 210641
Tel.: (+61 3) 9603 9797

Web sites on victim issues

The following is a sampling of Web sites that contain information on victim issues. Many of these sites provide links to other relevant sites.

Amnesty International
http://www.amnesty.org

Bureau of Justice Statistics
International Justice Statistics
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/ijs.htm

International Association of Chiefs of Police
http://www.amdahl.com/ext/iacp/

International Association of Correctional Officers
http://www.acsp.uic.edu/iaco/about.htm

International Committee of the Red Cross
http://www.icrc.ch

Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse
http://www.mincava.umn.edu

National Organization for Victim Assistance
http://www.try-nova.org/

National Criminal Justice Reference Service
United States Department of Justice
http://www.ncjrs.org/

Office for Victims of Crime
United States Department of Justice
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/ovc/

12th World Congress on Criminology
http://www.kic.re.kr/icc-e.htm

Truth and Reconciliation Commission
http://www.truth.org.za/

United Nations Crime and Justice Information Network
http://www.ifs.univie.ac.at/~uncjin/uncjin.html

United Nations Online Crime and Justice Clearinghouse
http://www.ncjrs.org/unojust

United Nations International Drug Control Programme
http://www.undcp.org/index.html

United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Division
http://www.ifs.univie.ac.at/~pr2gq1/uno

United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme network institutes
http://www.unojust.org

Victim Assistance Online: A Comprehensive Resource Centre
http://www.vaonline.org/

Violence Against Women Grants Office
United States Department of Justice
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/VAWGO

World Conference on Family Violence, Singapore
http://www.wcfv.org/main.asp

World Society of Victimology
http://www.victimology.nl/