March 2019 Archives (News & Press Releases)

11th March 2019

Visiting Committee Annual Reports 2017

IPRT notes the publication of the 2017 annual reports from the Visiting Committees for each of Ireland's prisons. Read more

13th March 2019

Chronic issues in Ireland's female prisons demand urgent government action on community-based alternatives - IPRT

ADVISORY: IPRT responds to the publication of the Visiting Committee Annual Reports 2017 for the Dóchas Centre and Limerick Prison, calling on the Government to deliver on previous policy commitments to improve responses to women in prison. Read more

27th March 2019

IPRT welcomes the launch of two significant youth justice reform initiatives

The Minister of State for Equality, Immigration and Integration, David Stanton TD, today launched the ‘GYDP Action Research Project’ and the ‘Making it Count’ study. Read more

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