Compendium of Practices

Urban Crime Prevention and Youth at Risk

Compendium of Promising Strategies and Programmes from around the World

Author(s) : International Centre for the Prevention of Crime


This Compendium has been compiled by the ICPC to accompany the Workshop on Strategies and best practices in crime prevention, in particular in relation to urban crime and youth at risk in the context of the 11th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice in Bangkok, Thailand from 18-25th April 2005.


The Workshop was organized by ICPC, in collaboration with the UN Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC), and UN HABITAT, and with the generous financial support of the Government of Canada’s National Crime Prevention Strategy, (Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Canada).


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