Restorative Justice Leaders Gather In Halifax To Share Expertise, Commend Nova Scotia’s "Fierce Initiative"

HALIFAX, NS-Nova Scotia has a long history with and deep expertise in using restorative approaches — used in schools, workplaces, and professions to create inclusive, cohesive, compassionate communities. Viewed as a way of building healthy communities from the start, and a way for people to put things right when things go wrong, taking a restorative approach has reached a significant moment of regional, national, and international interest.

That interest and Nova Scotia’s provincial expertise helped draw more than 400 people from around the world attended the 2016 International Restorative Conference: A Restorative Approach to Climate and Culture in Education, Workplaces, an....