Japan cordially invites you to attend the Third World Congress on Probation, where we look forward to welcoming policymakers, practitioners and researchers involved in probation and community corrections from all over the world.
The World Congress on Probation―the world’s largest forum in its field―aims to promote and develop probation and community corrections by sharing practical and academic knowledge, as well as broadening global networks in this field.

The 3rd WORLD CONGRESS on PROBATION Tokyo JAPAN2017

Hosted by


Supported by

(Japanese Organizations)

  • Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • Japan Business Federation (Keidanren)
  • Japan Federation of Big Brothers and Sisters
  • Japan Women’s Association for Rehabilitation Aid
  • National Organization for Employment of Offenders
  • Offenders Rehabilitation Services Development Foundation
  • Tachikawa Offenders Rehabilitation Foundation
  • Volunteer Probation Officers Association in Support of UNAFEI’s Activities
  • Himawari Service Co., Ltd.

(International Organizations)

  • American Probation and Parole Association (APPA)
  • Asia Crime Prevention Foundation
  • Confederation of European Probation (CEP)
  • International Community Corrections Association (ICCA)
  • International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA)

What's New

August 10, 2017
Plenary Session is announced
Program is updated
June 6, 2017
The venu has been decide (Shinagawa Prince Hotel(you will be directed to a website that is not affiliated with the Ministry of Justice of Japan))

The final day of the Advance Registration Fee is extended to 31st July at 23:59JST

Practical Information page is updated

Program is updated

The presentation submission form for the workshop sessions has already expired since the closing date of the submission on 31 January 2017
March 13, 2017
Registration has started
March 9, 2017
Keynote Speakers and a Special Speaker are announced

Study Tour page is updated
October 28, 2016
Call for papers and presenters starts
October 28, 2016
Site open