May 11, 2020 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am America/Los Angeles Timezone

Faith-Based Organizations, Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice:
Addressing the Urgent Challenges of Our Time


  • Jean-Luc Lemahieu, Director of Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs, UNODC
  • Azza Karam, Secretary General, Religions for Peace
  • Saskia Schellekens, United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Religion and Development (invited)
  • Bishop Munib Younan, Lutheran Bishop, Jerusalem
  • Alvaro Albacete, Deputy Secretary General, KAICIID
  • Michael Platzer, Co-Chair, Coalition of FBOs

Link to Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uuLbN9moR1Cc1g8m0rdQ4g

FBO Coalition Webinar Series: The FBO Coalition is a broadly-based multi-faith coalition of leading representatives of the world’s great religious traditions, along with interfaith leaders, academics, and practitioners actively engaged in various areas of criminal justice and crime prevention. The FBO Coalition encourages responsible collaboration with various UN agencies, most notably the UNODC, the Inter-Agency Task Force on Religion and Sustainable Development, and ECOSOC. The FBO Coalition is working in partnership with the Vienna-based NGO Alliance for Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice. The FBO Coalition Webinar Series will feature programs every three weeks. Upcoming programs will focus on topics such as: Ethics and Governance; Social Justice; Rehabilitation; Restorative Justice; Gender Justice; Environmental Crime.