The regular thirty-first session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice is scheduled for 16-20 May 2022.

Side events

IDPC co-organises the following side event at the session:

Justice for all - Decisive action to reform laws that criminalise poverty and status
Co-organised by Ghana, Mexico, South Africa, the United States, Campaign to Decriminalize Poverty and Status, International Drug Policy Consortium, International Legal Foundation, Penal Reform International, Open Society Foundations, African Policing Civilian Oversight Forum, Community Advice Offices South Africa, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and UNODC Justice Section.

When? 20 May 2022 at 13h10-14h00 CEST

Where? Online - Register at

More information here.

5th informal meeting of The Alliance of NGOs on Crime Prevention & Criminal Justice

The informal meeting will take place on Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 15:00 - 16:30 (GMT+2)

More information and registration here.