Mrs. Judith Karp
Former Deputy Attorney General, Israel
Mrs. Judith Karp is Retired Deputy Attorney General of Israel (1978-2002) where she was in charge of legislation, policies of implementation and coordination in the field of criminal law and law enforcement. She has wide specialization in constitutional law, human rights, children’s rights, status of women, victims of crime, child abuse, commercial sexual exploitation, sex offenders, children at risk, and drug abuse. Previously, she was Vice Chairperson and Rapporteur of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (1995-2003). She is also the author of public reports on Palestinian complaints, crimes of domestic violence and rights of victims of crime.