2019 Outstanding Advocate for Children in Prison – Head Consul of Mexico Gerardo Guerrero

Gerardo Guerrero, Head Consul of the Consulate of Mexico in Saint Paul, Minnesota, was awarded the 2019 Outstanding Advocate for Children In Prison Award on December 6th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Juvenile Justice Advocates International (JJAI) gives out the award annually to recognize individuals who have done outstanding work to make…

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Pilotaje de JJI tiene un impacto positivo en adolescentes en conflicto con la ley

Justicia Juvenil Internacional mostró los resultados del pilotaje titulado: “Supervisión de medidas en libertad para adolescentes en conflicto con la ley”, en el Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Chihuahua. En el evento se explicó que la herramienta fue realizada a 52 adolescentes de diferentes regiones de Chihuahua que contaban con…

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Detention as a Last Resort for Teens in Guerrero

“Now we have concrete measures that are more transparent,” said Elizabeth, the juvenile detention center psychologist in Guerrero state. Juvenile Justice Advocates International (JJAI) finished our first training on implementing our Pre-Trial Detention Risk Assessment Instrument in Guerrero last November, making it the first state to fully implement the National…

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