Welcome

The World Society of Victimology is a not-for-profit, nongovernmental organization with Special Category consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations and the Council of Europe.     Read more

Who we are…

The membership of the World Society of Victimology consists of a wide variety of individuals — from students to academics, from interested individuals to government officials — dedicated to improving the plight of victims of crime and the abuse of power around the globe.     Read more

Announcements

WSV General Assembly – 7 July 2015

WSV General Assembly – 7 July 2015

The WSV General Assembly will meet at the Perth Convention Centre at 5.30 pm (17:30 hours), 7 July 2015 – immediately after the last session of the International Symposium on Victimology. The draft agenda reads: Past-President’s report and Past-Secretary-General’s report (including report on the WSV election) President’s introduction (including introduction to the new Executive Committee) Vote […]

Filed in Announcements by on June 6, 2015
Post Graduate Course – Victimology: Law, policy and practice – July 2015 – Perth, Western Australia – Programme published

Post Graduate Course – Victimology: Law, policy and practice – July 2015 – Perth, Western Australia – Programme published

Post Graduate Course on Victimology: Law, Policy and Practice – 1st -4th July 2015,  Perth, Western Australia — Presented by the University of Western Australia’s Law School in association with 15th International Symposium of the World Society of Victimology: Victimisation, justice and healing: Challenging orthodoxies, 5-9 July 2015, Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Australia. Course programme Confirmed speakers include: * […]

Filed in Announcements by on February 6, 2015
WSV Election – Candidates’ Profiles

WSV Election – Candidates’ Profiles

The WSV is pleased to announce that the profile for each of the 15 (fifteen) candidates standing for election in the WSV Ballot for 6 (six) positions on the Executive Committee are now published in the Members Only pages on this website.

Filed in Announcements by on February 6, 2015