Call for Papers

The Scientific Committee of the 4th International Conference on Governance, Crime, and Justice Statistics invites submission of paper proposals.

This Conference provides an opportunity to discuss on:

  • Developing new standards and methodologies to improve crime statistics
  • Improving the capacity to produce and disseminate crime data
  • Improving international data collections and analyses

  • The aim of the conference is to bring together policy-makers, statisticians, researchers, and public in general from different countries, to foster dialogue among all stakeholders involved in the production and use of statistical information on crime and criminal justice, with the view of improving availability, quality, relevance and use of such data as a critical infrastructure for evidence-based policy-making.

    Preference is required to papers that cover one of the following topics.


  • Submission of abstracts February 28th, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance April 6th, 2018
  • Conference June 4th-6th, 201