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2,000+ Diversion Programs in 48 States and 12 Countries

Global Youth Justice, Inc. is an International 501(c)(3) Charitable Nonprofit Corporation which Champions 2,000+ youth-led and volunteer-driven Youth Justice and Juvenile Justice diversion programs on 5-continents called Teen/Youth/Peer/Student Court and Peer Jury.   In these, Historic Numbers of Justice Volunteers, including both Youth and Adults — are giving High-Risk Youth a 2nd, and Even 3rd Chance for Minor Crimes, Offenses and/or Violations.

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2030 Global Goals Plan for Global Youth Justice

Global Youth Justice has a 2030 Global Goal of 5,000+ Youth/Teen/Student/Peer Court youth-led and volunteer-driven Diversion Programs in 25+ Countries by 2030.

In September 2015, the United Nation’s mobilized 193 world leaders to agree to 17 Global Goals for Sustainable Development to be Achieved by 2030. Global Youth Justice is partnering with the United Nations and the Global Community on the 2030 Global Goals. Global Youth Justice launches our 10-Year Global Goals Plan on January 1, 2020.

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Global Youth Justice Champions volunteer-driven and youth-led Youth Justice and Juvenile Justice diversion programs called Youth/Teen/Peer/Student Court and Peer Jury. Historic Numbers of Justice Volunteers, including both Youth and Adults -- Make it Possible for 2,000+ Communities on 5-Continents to Give their Youth a 2nd, and Even 3rd Chance for Minor Crimes, Offenses and/or Violations.

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Restorative Justice Arthur L. Burnett, Sr.

Keynote Speaker Honorable Arthur L. Burnett, Sr. at Global Youth Justice Leadership Conference in Boston, MA this November 8-10, 2022.

REGISTRATION OPEN GLOBAL YOUTH JUSTICE2022 LEADERSHIP CONFERENCEBoston, Massachusetts, USANovember 8-10, 2022 DESCRIPTION 75% of Registration Slots are For ADULTS in Administrative, Program, Partner, Volunteer, Funding, Policy, Elected, Public, Supervsior, Support Services, Referrals and Related Roles in Youth Justice and Juvenile Justice diversion programs called Youth Court, Teen Court, Student Court, Peer Court, Youth Peer Court,…

November 7, 2022
Restorative Justice Global Youth Justice

22 Years Ago in November, 2000, Restorative Justice Pioneer, the Late Dr. Gordon Bazemore led a U.S. Department of Justice “Restorative Justice Focus Group” for it’s Federal Youth Court Diversion Program, now Global Youth Justice, Inc. The Publication “The Role of Restorative Justice in Teen Courts” was most effective as 1 of 5 Program and Practices in these Youth Court, Teen Court, Student Court, Peer Court, Youth Peer Court and Peer Jury Diversion Programs.

By Scott Bernard Peterson, CEO, Global Youth Justice, Inc. Formerly USDOJ Federal Program Director who designed, launched, and managed the Federal Youth Court Program from 1997 to 2008, which included the U.S. Department’s of Justice, Transportation, Education, Health and Human Services, and AmeriCorps. Scott included the Balanced and Restorative Justice Model by Late Great, Dr….

November 5, 2022
Restorative Justice

Registration Open: Global Youth Justice 2022 Leadership Conference on Youth Justice Diversion Programs this November 8-10, 2022.

REGISTRATION OPEN GLOBAL YOUTH JUSTICE2022 LEADERSHIP CONFERENCEBoston, Massachusetts, USANovember 8-10, 2022 DESCRIPTION 75% of Registration Slots are For ADULTS in Administrative, Program, Partner, Volunteer, Funding, Policy, Elected, Public, Supervsior, Support Services, Referrals and Related Roles in Youth Justice and Juvenile Justice diversion programs called Youth Court, Teen Court, Student Court, Peer Court, Youth Peer Court,…

November 4, 2022