Crime Prevention


Leadership Discussion | Discrimination and Hate Crimes: Countering the Violence of Intolerance

05 Mar 2024
Theater A
Crime & Criminal Justice

Combating intolerance of hate crimes requires a comprehensive approach involving legal measures, awareness campaigns, community involvement, and education. Addressing the underlying social and cultural factors that contribute to hate crimes is crucial.

Attendee Insights:
This session underlines the current rapid growth in hate crimes around the world and how law enforcement agencies can mitigate future threats? Social media as a curse or a boon. Potential legal, policy and community-based solutions to stem future violence.

Khaled Khalifa, Regional Representative - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Faydah Dumarpa, Commissioner - Commission on Human Rights, Philippines