Comment for the Latin America Monitor

Latin America Monitor a publication of the Inter-American Dialogue.   Development Services Group where I currently work uses the logo “science4people”. Hopefully, these new initiatives in Central America will be grounded in evidence and responsive to the needs of the respective communities. As we know, through the evidence we have, violence tends to be sticky, […]

Why we need a #Global Commission on #Violence Prevention

Why we need a Global Commission on Violence Prevention “Violence is not inevitable. Prevention measures work.”  These were my takeaways from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s two and a half day Fifth National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence in Baltimore Maryland. The sessions sponsored by the White House were full of Cabinet-level […]