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How to Reduce Homicide by 50% in the Next 30 Years

Is it possible to significantly reduce interpersonal violence in a single generation? Prof. Manuel Eisner believes that the answer is yes. In "How to Reduce Homicide by 50% in the Next 30 Years", an article written in collaboration with @InstitutoIgarape, he presents some of the basic reforms to be conducted in order to effectively reduce the homicide rates. Click to download:

The Violence Research Centre (VRC) conducts research to promote the understanding of the causes, the consequences, and the prevention of interpersonal violence. The VRC takes a strong interest in advancing quantitative methodologies for the study of violence and conducts longitudinal studies, experimental studies, programme evaluations, epidemiological surveys, and cross-national comparative studies. The research is done in close cooperation with leading experts from academia, policy-making institutions and civil society organizations.

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