Irvin Waller joins experts from Mexico and the World Bank to advise the Province of Cordoba, Argentina on effective violence prevention

The Province of Cordoba, Argentina, is fighting issues of drug trafficking, urban violence, and feelings of insecurity by tackling the roots of the problems.  The Governor wants to engage sectors such as health, education, social services and police in using the knowledge from Irvin Waller´s (Department of Criminology, University of Ottawa) book on Smarter Crime Control.  Waller also met with the Canadian Ambassador about other ways to help Argentina with investments in effective social violence prevention. Read more here (text in Spanish)

Cordoba, Argentina. Photo by: Nico Niospe @Flickr.com

Cordoba, Argentina.

Photo by: Nico Niospe @Flickr.com