The Center for Justice is committed to ending mass incarceration and criminalization, and advancing alternative approaches to justice and safety through education, research, and policy change. Its mission is to help transform the approaches to justice from being driven by punishment and retribution to being centered on prevention and healing. The Center is interdisciplinary and works in partnership with schools, departments, centers and institutes across Columbia, other universities, government agencies, community organizations, advocates and those directly affected by the criminal justice system.

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The Fellowship is made up of students, community members, and formerly incarcerated and directly impacted people.

Learn more about the incredible women who are participating in this year’s Women Transcending Collective Leadership Institute (CLI) cohort.

Applications are now open for the next cohorts of Justice Through Code!

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