Initiatives to Promote the SDGs in the Ministry of Justice
What are the SDGs?
JAPAN SDGs Action Platform (What are the SDGs?) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs website)
Efforts of the Japanese Government
At the 7th Meeting of the SDGs Promotion Headquarters held in June 2019, the “Expanded SDGs Action Plan 2019” was adopted, which details various efforts of the Japanese Government to achieve the SDGs.
JAPAN SDGs Action Platform (Efforts of Japanese Government) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs website)
Efforts of Ministry of Justice
The Ministry of Justice is working on the following measures that can contribute to the achievement of the SDGs.
Ministry of Justice's Commitment to the SDGs (English) (PDF)
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The 14th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (Kyoto Congress) will be held! (Ministry of Justice website)
Prevention of Adult and Juvenile Re-offending (Ministry of Justice website)
Tackling Issues of People without Family Registration
For those without family registration (Ministry of Justice website)
Ensuring the family registration of all persons leaflet (PDF)
Poster regarding "Consultation Counter for Ensuring the family registration of all persons” (PDF)
Promotion of Preventive Advice Service(linked to an external website)
* This links to the webpage for the "Liaison Committee among Ministries and Agencies on the Response to Arbitration Related to National Interests"
in order to strengthen the litigation function of the whole government including preventive justice support.
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Training and seminars for criminal justice practitioners in each country
United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders pamphlet (Japanese) (PDF)
United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders pamphlet (English) (PDF)
International Training Programmes (PDF)
Legal Technical Assistance (PDF)
Promotiing the Concept of Being “Mental Barrier-Free " (PDF)
Tackling Children’s Human Rights Issues (Ministry of Justice website)
Improving Comprehensive Legal Support (linked to an external website)
Promotion of the foreign language translation of Japanese laws
Japanese Law Translation Database System (linked to an external website)
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