RJ Week 2006 – Turning of the Hearts

CURB utilised Restorative Justice Week 2006 to host its formal launch on Monday 13th November 2006 at the Port of Spain City Hall in Trinidad. The Honourable Anthony Roberts, Minister of Social Development, attended and delivered the Feature Address at the event. A copy of his speech is is available from the RJ Week 2006 Archives.

Among the events for Restorative Justice Week were the hosting of the nation’s first Restorative Justice Exhibition which was also held on Monday 13th November 2006 at the Port of Spain City Hall in Trinidad.

In preparation for the event, CURB developed a series of brochures about CURB, the Restorative Justice Fund, Restorative Justice and Balanced Restorative Justice. All of the brochures are available from our Brochure Archives.

CURB also convened the First National Stakeholders Consultation on Transitional Accommodation for Ex-Prisoners on Friday 17th November, 2006. We were pleased to have Mrs. Jacinta Bailey-Sobers, then Chief Technical Officer of the Ministry of Social Development, attend and deliver the Feature Address at the Consultation which was convened at the Maximum Security Prison in Arouca. A copy of Mrs. Sobers’ speech is available from the RJ Week 2006 Archives.

Photographs of the activities from Restorative Justice Week 2006 are available here.