Schleswig-Holstein: Restorative Justice Pilot Projects and Training of Practitioners
Practical implementation of RJ-Methods and Procedures in Schleswig-Holstein
What will be done in Schleswig-Holstein:
1. Information Events
Information Events have taken place in Kiel prison, Young Offender Institiution Schleswig and in with the Victim Support Organisation `Weisser
Ring´ to inform practitioners about Restorative Justice and the project in particular.
2. Implementation of pilot projects:
Victim Groups: at least two groups shall be carried out in the two year project period. Currently victims are being informed about this offer.
Victim-Empathy-Training with Offenders: at least two groups shall be carried out in the two year project period.
The first Victim-Empathy-Training will start in Kiel prison in spring 2013.
Victim-Offender Mediation, Restorative Conferences and/or Circles: at least 10 mediations will be carried out in the two year project period.
Victims and offenders are currently being informed about this offer.
3. Training of practitioners
Training of practitioners will be based on the evaluation of the pilot projects. These will be carried out towards the end of the project in the second
half of 2014.