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Matti Tapani Joutsen

Matti Tapani Joutsen, Finnish International government official. Avocations: reading, traveling M C. Member International Society for Criminology (advisory board since 1990), International Society for Social Defense (adb. board since 1991), International Association Penal Law.

Background

  • Joutsen, Matti Tapani was born on December 26, 1951 in Turku, Finland. Son of Eero Oskari and Britta-Lisa (Bj√∂rkman) Joutsen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University Helsinki, 1974. Master of Laws, University Helsinki, 1979. Licentiate in Law, University Helsinki, 1982.

      Doctor of Laws, University Helsinki, 1987.

    Career

    • Researcher National Research Institute Legal Policy, Helsinki, 1974-1981. Court clerk, lower court judge Ikaalinen (Finland) District Court, 1981. Senior researcher European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with United Nations, Helsinki, 1982-1987, director, 1987-1993, 94-00.

      Director international affairs Ministry of Justice, since 2000. Interregional adviser United Nations, Vienna, Austria, 1993, member committee on crime prevention and control, 1990-1992.

    Membership

    Member International Society for Criminology (advisory board since 1990), International Society for Social Defense (adb. board since 1991), International Association Penal Law.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Pirjo Helena Valkama, April 25, 1979.
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    Born December 26, 1951
    (age 65)