July 2018 Archives (News & Press Releases)

6th July 2018

Press Release: Ratification of torture prevention treaty will bolster Ireland’s position on international stage

IPRT welcomes the commitment made by the Minister for Justice and Equality today (5 July) that legislation to ratify the ‘OPCAT’ will be introduced in 2018. Read more

13th July 2018

Newstalk: Time for change? Women and mothers in the Irish prison system

Newstalk's Simon Tierney reports from the Dóchas Centre on the issues facing women and mothers in prison in Ireland. Read more

30th July 2018

Department of Justice and Equality publishes Data and Research Strategy 2018-2020

IPRT welcomes the Data and Research Strategy 2018-2020, designed to ensure better management, integration and use of knowledge by the Department and its agencies. Read more

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