APA at the United Nations

APA UN Representatives Meet with Delegation from Russia

APA’s representatives learn of children’s issues
Florence Denmark speaking with members of the Psov delegation of juvenile experts.In November, 2009 APA’s NGO representatives and interns met with a delegation of US and Russian psychologists, lawyers, judges and child welfare workers from Psov, Russia. Organized in collaboration with APA’s Law and Psychology Division member John Chapman, the Russian delegation explored issues in juvenile justice at the state and international levels.

The APA team provided an overview of APA’s work at the United Nations and discussed conditions and issues in the Russian juvenile system.