The APCJJ brings together juvenile justice stakeholders from all countries in the region, and its multi-disciplinary approach is reflected in its composition:

  • The Academic section,which is composed of Doctors, Professors, Academics, Universities, Faculties and/or Departments representing disciplines such as criminology, criminal law, international Human Rights Law, psychology, etc.
  • The NGO section, which is made up of national and local NGOs working with young offenders on the ground and on a daily basis.
  • The Public Administration section, which gathers Ministries or Departments of Justice and other governmental agencies and entities in charge of youth justice policies.
  • the The Judiciary section composed of judiciary professionals, such as judges, prosecutors and judicial staff, in contact with children and young adults.

Moreover, the APCJJ includes the ASEAN Subcommittee

Members' profiles