FREE Prosecutor Training: National Institute on the Prosecution of Sexual Violence in Indian Country (NIPSVIC)

The National Indian Country Training Initiative, in partnership with AEquitas:  The Prosecutor’s Resource on Violence Against Women, an Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) funded Technical Assistance provider, announces the National Institute on the Prosecution of Sexual Violence in Indian Country (NIPSVIC).  The training will be held April 12-15, 2016 at the National Advocacy Center in Columbia, South Carolina.  Travel and lodging accommodations will be paid for by the Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Education. There is no tuition charge for this training

The National Institute on the Prosecution of Sexual Violence in Indian Country (NIPSVIC) is a 3 ½ day course designed to challenge participants to reevaluate their approach to prosecuting sexual violence crimes.  The NIPSVIC will explore the complex issues faced by prosecutors in balancing offender accountability and the impact of criminal prosecution on victims.  

For more information, including contact information for nominations, please click here.