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Child Advocacy Program Sponsored or Supported Conferences

May 10-11, 2012

        CAP is sponsoring this invitation-only event:

        Prevention & Protection Brainstorming Workshop
        Wasserstein Caspersen Building
        Harvard Law School

March 2, 2012

CAP is co-sponsoring this annual conference with the Center for Adoption Policy:

International Adoption: The Evolving Terrain
New York Law School
New York City

Further details posted here.  NOTE: Registration fee for Harvard Law School faculty, staff, and students has been waived.


January 28 and 29, 2011

CAP is the conference sponsor.  Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago is the Affiliate Sponsor.  National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and National Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) are Participating Organizations.

Race and Child Welfare: Disproportionality, Disparity, Discrimination: Re-Assessing the Facts, Re-Thinking the Policy Options
Austin Hall
Harvard Law School

Further details posted here


 March 5, 2010

CAP Co-sponsored this annual conference with the Center for Adoption Policy:

Permanency for Children
New York Law School
New York City

Further details posted here.


February 19 and 20, 2010

CAP is co-sponsoring this upcoming conference:

Juvenile Justice: Passages, Prevention, and Intervention
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Gainesville, Florida

Keynote Speakers:

  • Geoffrey Canada, Founder and President, Harlem Children's Zone
  •  Shay Bilchik, Director, Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, Georgetown University Public Policy Institute, past president and CEO of the Child Welfare League of America

For More Info and To Register:

  • Click here.
  • Early Registration Ends January 20th!

For the Juvenile Justice Project at UF:

Sponsored by:

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law
  •  Center on Children & Families - Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations

Co-sponsored by:

  • Child Advocacy Program, Harvard Law School
  •  Juvenile Justice Clinic, Georgetown University School of Law

Supported by:

  • UF Office of Research

For the Juvenile Justice Project at UF:


March 6, 2009

CAP Co-sponsored this annual conference with the Center for Adoption Policy:

International Adoption: the United States and the Reality of the Hague System
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
New York Law School
47 Worth Street in Tribeca, NYC

Sponsored by:

  • Center for Adoption Policy
  • Child Advocacy Program at Harvard Law School
  • New York Law School

April 13-15, 2007

CAP Co-sponsored with the ABA Center on Children and the Law one of the largest-ever conferences held on children and the law:

Promoting Children's Interests: Preparation, Practice & Policy Reform
Pound Hall
Harvard Law School

  • Click here for the conference program.  
  • Click here for a conference slideshow.
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