News and events
Stay up to date with news and upcoming events for the Diana Unwin Chair in Restorative Justice at Victoria University of Wellington.
- Restorative justice the best solution for Simon Bridges?
Professor Chris Marshall featured on The Spinoff website advising Hon Simon Bridges to engage in dialogue rather than continuing a process of trying to 'out' the person who leaked his travel expenses.
- Keep talking until justice is done
Talk without action is empty, but action without talking is dangerous writes Dr Tom Noakes-Duncan in the wake of a justice summit described by some as a talk-fest.
- How to become a ‘restorative university’
Respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity and empathy are the values both guiding Victoria University of Wellington and underpinning the practice of restorative justice that are helping Professor Chris Marshall bring to life the aim of becoming a ‘restorative university’.
- Restorative justice in the time of #MeToo
We were pleased to host Professor David Karp, Professor of Sociology & Director of the Project on Restorative Justice at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, during July. He was a keynote speaker at a day-long roundtable, and, in the wake of a report into sexual misconduct at law firm Russell McVeagh, his public lecture could not have been timelier. Professor Karp was also interviewed on Radio New Zealand's 'Sunday' programme [link to Radio NZ podcast page]: