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International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP) World Conference


  • Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront 2 Washington Boulevard Detroit, MI 48226 United States (map)

The International Institute of Restorative Practices (IIRP) World Conference will be held October 24-26 in Detroit, MI, and hosted by Black Family Development, Inc. Local community members, education, justice, social service and health practitioners and researchers will join those from around the world to share successes and challenges in the emerging social science ofrestorative practices. 

The organizers are seeking proposals for breakout sessions and poster presentations. Priority will be given to proposals that explore the following topics:  

  • school reform
  • civil rights
  • resolving neighborhood conflicts
  • racial disproportionality in school discipline
  • community-police relations
  • youth leading change
  • healing family issues
  • neighborhood leadership
  • creating bridges between youth and adults
  • community health

For more information and/or to submit a proposal by April 27, 2018, CLICK HERE.