Speakers

FEATURED PRESENTATIONS

“Transnational and Organised Crime in Asia: Criminal Innovation and Illicit Global Markets” by Professor Roderic Broadhurst, Australian National University

“Drug Trends and Drug Policy in South East Asia Post-UNGASS (UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs) 2016″ by Mr. Olivier Lermet, Regional Adviser, UNODC Regional Office for Southeast Asia and the Pacific 

“Visioning A Drug-Free Quezon City” by Josefina “Joy” Belmonte, Quezon City Vice Mayor’s Office

“Addressing the Illegal Drug Problem Through Health Informatics” by Dr. Francisco A. Magno  and Tyrone Hodges, De La Salle University

“The Legislation that Ended the Death Penalty in 2006: Data, Debates and Alliances That Led to the Passage of RA 9346” by Dr. Mario J. Aguja, Mindanao State University, General Santos City

“Urban Violence in ARMM and Davao Region: Common Crimes and Shadow Economy Within Areas in Transition” by Ms. Nikki Philline Dela Rosa, International Alert Philippines

“Katatagan Kontra Droga Sa Komunidad: A Community-Based Relapse Prevention Program” by Dr. Regina M. Hechanova, Ateneo De Manila University

“The Legitimacy and Perils of Self-Governance: Inmate Gangs at the Bilibid Maximum Security Compound” by Dr. Filomin C. Gutierrez, University of the Philippines Diliman

“Designing Evidence-based Community Intervention Program for Drug Users: Towards Restorative Justice and Behavioral Health Approach” by Dr. Leonardo R. Estacio, Jr., University of the Philippines Manila

“Death Penalty in the Philippines: Historical Currents and Contexts” by Prof. Aaron Abel T. Mallari, University of the Philippines Diliman

“Drug War Stories and the Philippine President” by Prof. Dan Jerome S. Barrera, Negros Oriental State University

“Negotiating Culpability and Blamelessness: Narratives of Women Formerly on Death Row in the Philippines” by Dr. Diana Therese M. Veloso, De La Salle University

“Public Opinion on Criminality, the War on Illegal Drugs, and the Death Penalty” by Dr. Ana Maria L. Tabunda, Pulse Asia

“Monitoring Crime and Public Safety in the Philippines from the Public’s Lens” by Mr. Gerardo M. Sandoval, Social Weather Stations

“Barangay Aktibo Tungo sa Alternatibong Solusyon (BATAS): A Barangay-Based Drug Dependency Supervision, Support and Mentoring Program” by Dr. Famela Iza Cabe-Matic, Cavite State University

“Managing the Quezon City Jail: A Warden’s Perspective” by J/Supt. Randel H. Latoza, MNSA, Quezon City Jail

“Interface Between Transnational Organized Crime and Security Policy: Cocaine Trafficking from Latin America to West Africa, An Emerging Crime-Terror Nexus?” by Mr. Matthias Kennert, International Alert Philippines

“Kalaban”: An Ethnography of Young Drug Users’ Experiences with Law Enforcement” by Gideon Lasco, M.D., University of Amsterdam

Criminalizing 9-Year Olds: Arguments against Lowering the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility”  by Elizabeth Protacio-De Castro, PhD with co-authors Amihan Abueva, and Hazelyn Joy Bitaña, Child Rights Coalition Asia

“Not the Humanity: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the War on Drugs” by Patricia Evangelista, Rappler Philippines

[More featured presentations to be announced soon]

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Featured Speakers at the PSSC Criminality Conference