14th International Symposium of the World Society of Victimology

Date and time: 
Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 09:00 to Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 17:00
The Hague, Netherlands

Justice for Victims: Cross-cultural perspectives on conflict, trauma and reconciliation

20-24 May 2012
World Forum, The Hague, The Netherlands

The World Society of Victimology, together with the International Victimology Institute Tilburg, Victim Support Europe and the Leuven Institute of Criminology, are pleased to invite you to participate in the 14th International Symposium of the World Society of Victimology which will be organized from 20 until 24 May in The Hague, The Netherlands.

Visit the conference website for more information, including registration and program.


Kathleen Daly
Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Griffith University (Brisbane, Australia).

Patricia Frazier
Distinguished McKnight University Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, USA).

Alex Hinton
Founder and Director of the Center for the Study of Genocide, Conflict Resolution, and Human Rights (CGHR) and Professor of Anthropology and Global Affairs at Rutgers University (Newark, USA).

K. Jaishankar
Senior Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University (Tirunelveli, India).

Rama Mani
Dr. Rama Mani has devoted her life's work to the pursuit of peace, justice and human security, as a scholar and practitioner.

Paul Rock
Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics. He is a Fellow of the British Academy; and the Royal Society of Arts.

Jeremy Sarkin
Professor Jeremy Sarkin has undergraduate and postgraduate law degrees from the University of South Africa, a Master of Laws from Harvard Law School and a Doctor of Laws degree on comparative and international law.

Ilse van de Walle
Ilse van de Walle is international trainer and consultant, specialized in the support to young victims of crime.

Harvey Weinstein
Professor Harvey Weinstein, MD, MPH is Senior Research Fellow at the Human Rights Center of the University of California (Berkeley, USA) and a Clinical Professor in the School of Public Health.

José Zalaquett
Professor José Zalaquett is a Chilean lawyer with vast international experience in human rights. He is a full professor of Human Rights at the School of Law of the University of Chile.