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(Part 1) Prevention of Crime and Criminal Justice - General Assembly, High-level Thematic Debate
25 Feb 2015 -  High-level Thematic Debate on Integrating Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Opening : Statements by the President of the General Assembly and the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.

Morning Session
Towards sustainable development: Successes and challenges in implementing comprehensive crime prevention and criminal justice policies
The session will focus on the following questions:
How criminal justice systems and the institutions comprising them can incorporate public policies geared towards greater coordination and cooperation with state institutions dedicated to addressing social and economic challenges;
The role of criminal justice institutions and standards and norms in promoting sustainable development;
Sharing best practices and experiences in promoting crime prevention and criminal justice systems as critical agents of development, including on the role of civil society and private sector.