Victim Support Scotland will host Victim Support Europe Annual Conference “Supporting Victims of Crime in Europe” in Edinburgh from 29 May to 1 June 2013.
The event will bring together criminal justice professionals, EU Member States representatives, academics, policymakers and victim support practitioners to discuss new developments and best practice in relation to victims of crime in Europe. The key topics for discussion and debate will include the implementation of the EU directive on victims’ rights and next steps to successful delivery, the rights of victims of crime, the impact of human trafficking, cross-border victimisation and ways of effectively delivering services to victims of crime.
There will be speakers from the European Parliament, the Irish EU Presidency, Justice Ministries as well as other global experts in the field of justice and victims’ rights.
All information regarding registration and programme as well as practical information can be found on the conference website at: www.vseconference.org
We hope to see you in Edinburgh for this exciting event!