VPA 2012 Annual Meeting

Date: 16-17 April 2012
Place: Munich, Germany

The VPA 2012 Annual Meeting will be hosted by the German Congress on Crime Prevention and the Annual International Forum on Crime Prevention and will take place alongside their 2012 Congress in the International Congress Centre in Munich.

The main aims of the meeting are to:

  • Provide update on implementation of new VPA structure;
  • Discuss and agree upon the Draft Global Campaign for Violence Prevention (GCVP) Plan of Action 2012-2020;
  • Discuss and agree upon how the VPA can help implement the GCVP Plan of Action 2012-2020, particularly through its project groups;
  • Discuss and agree upon how the findings of the survey on global violence prevention research priorities conducted by the Research Agenda Project Group can inform the GCVP Plan of Action 2012-2020 and its implementation;
  • Provide updates on activities of VPA project groups.

Some 50 participants are expected to attend this meeting.

The meeting will run for two days:

  • From 09.00 to 17.00 on 16 April
  • From 09.00 to 13.30 on 17 April