Asian And Pacific Conference Of Probation Administrators 2009 - APCPA 2009 - aims to provide an international forum to exchange best practices in probation and community based measures. The conference is being organized by the Department of Probation, Ministry of Justice, Thailand. The conference will assemble probation administrators, practitioners, scholars and researchers working in probation and community corrections, from Asian and Pacific countries, to share knowledge, experience, lessons learnt, and best practices in the field. The objective of the conference is to explore existing models and emerging trend in probation and community corrections in Asian and Pacific countries, and to strengthen the relationship between practitioners and scholars and create an international network for probation administrators.
The APCPA 2009 Conference will focus on the following topics in its plenary and workshop discussion:
Future of community based measures in Asia and Pacific region, National reports on probation services and community based measures, Challenges in probation and community based measures, Developing best practices in community based treatment, Community based measures and rehabilitation programs for specific groups of offenders, Evidence based programs for juvenile probationers, Human resource development in probation, Enhancing community involvement in probation and community based measures, Restorative justice initiatives in community based measures, Innovation and technology in probation
Ministry of Justice