Leadership should not be a lonely experience

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Shaping New Futures In European Justice

Věra Jourová

EU Commissioner of Justice

European Penitentiary Systems In Transition

Hans Meurisse

DG of the Belgium Prison Service and President of EuroPris

European Probation Systems in Transition

Gerry McNally

President of the Confederation of European Probation

Full rights citizens: the principle of normality in Norwegian prisons

Marianne Vollan

DG of the Norwegian Prison Service

Challenges and Accomplishments of the Portuguese Correctional System

Celso Manata

DG of Reintegration and Prison Services of Portugal

Turkish Corrections in Transition

Enis Yavuz Yildirim

DG of Prisons and Detention Houses of Turkey

Romania: Challenges and Paradoxes of the Probation System

Mihai Dima

DG of the Romanian Probation System

The Future of Training of the Judicial Staff

Edgar Lopes

Judge Coordinator of the Training Department of the Centre for Judicial Studies

Working Towards Prison Reform in the UK

Lady Edwina Grosvenor

Prison Philanthropist

Perspectives about the Evolution of the American Justice System and the decision to close the Rikers Island Prison Complex

Judge Jonathan Lippman

Head of the Independent Commission on New York City Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform

The Decriminalization of Drug Use in Portugal and its Impact in the Criminal Justice System

João Goulão, MD

Director General of SICAD (Portuguese Service in Addiction Behaviors and

Cellmade: Reducing Recidivism through Work in Prisons

Kathleen Van De Vijver & Tine Verhenne

Belgian Prison Service

National Penitentiary Reform: challenges of Guatemala’s Penitentiary System

Ricardo Guzmán Loyo

First Vice Minister of Government

Dominican Republic: An Example of Penitentiary Reform to be followed

Ysmael Paniagua Guerrero

Coordinator of the New Penitentiary Management Model of DominicanRepublic

The Regional Penitentiary Academy: Supporting Penitentiary Reform in Latin America 

Roberto Santana

Coordinator of the Regional Penitentiary Academy, Dominican Republic

Public Safety through Penitentiary Reform and Control of Gangs

Rodil Hernández

DG of Penal Institutions of El Salvador

Argentina: Improving the Penitentiary System through the Training of First Line Practitioners

Emiliano Blanco

National Director of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Argentina

CARCEL: Empowering Female Inmates through Work

Veronica D’Souza

CARCEL’s Founder & CEO

From Uganda’s Death Row to Human Rights Activism

Susan Kigula

Human Rights Activist


Technology in Corrections: Challenges and Strategy

Steven Van De Steene

Addressing New Learning Solutions for Foreign Inmates in EU Prisons

Tiago Leitão

Old and Forgotten Behind Bars: facing the crisis of the elderly in prisons

Frank Porporino

Transferring Prison Design Trends

Stephen Carter

Striving to Keep Prisons Safe, While Increasing the Opportunity for Inmates’ Social Reintegration

Oliver Drews

Mass supervision: the silent crisis of probation

Ioan Durnescu

Finding Regional Solutions for Regional Challenges – Developing Learning Hubs In Central Europe and the Balkans

Dorin Muresan

Reducing Prison Population And Recidivism Through The Use Of Real-Time Monitoring Technologies

José Demetrio

Using Virtual Reality for Inmates Rehabilitation

Raji Wahidy

The Role of UNODC in Penitentiary Reform Processes in Latin America

Piera Barzano & Maria Noel Rodriguez

A Digital Leap from Paper to Empowerment: one prisoner’s view




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SIVECO Romania

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