CNPDS Foundation

The Centro Nazionale di Prevenzione e Difesa Sociale/CNPDS was founded in 1948 by Adolfo Beria di Argentine with the aim of studying the various aspects of crime prevention and helping to define the characteristics and dynamics of social evolution. By targeting emerging social issues, CNPDS was able to raise, through public debate, the awareness of national and international institutions and to focus their interest on the recommendations resulting from its numerous projects. The study and the creation of a crime prevention and social defense system are geared, in particular, towards fostering cultural, social and civil growth in the Italian, European and international society.

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