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IPRT welcomes commitments in Justice Strategy Statement 2015 - 2017 21st April 2015

The Dept of Justice and Equality published its Strategy Statement 2015 - 2017 on 17th April 2015. Read more

Review of Irish Prison Service: Call for submissions 9th April 2015

The Inspector of Prisons is now inviting submissions from interested parties to the 'Review of the Irish Prison Service' with a deadline of 9th April 2015. Read more

Ireland’s inaugural postgraduate criminology conference a huge success! 30th March 2015

Christian Perrin, Nottingham Trent University, receives award for his research on 'The impact of peer support roles on prisoners'. Read more

IPRT welcomes action by Ministers towards ending committal of under-18s on remand to St Patrick’s Institution 30th March 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY: IPRT has today welcomed the actions taken by Ministers Frances Fitzgerald and Dr James Reilly to end the practice of committing under-18s on remand to the adult prison system. Read more

Probation Service Strategy 2015 - 2017 30th March 2015

The new Probation Service Strategy emphasises lasting change through offender rehabilitation Read more

Invitation to Tender: Young adults in the criminal justice system 27th March 2015

IPRT is currently inviting tenders for a research project on the specific mental health needs and provision for young adults in the criminal justice system. Read more

Invitation to Tender: Strengthening Infectious Disease Monitoring 27th March 2015

IPRT is currently inviting tenders for a research project on 'Improving Prison Conditions by Strengthening Infectious Disease Monitoring'. Read more

Postgraduate Criminology Conference 27th March 2015

Ireland’s inaugural postgraduate criminology conference takes place Friday 27th March 2015. Read more

Launch of the European Journal of Parental Imprisonment 27th March 2015

A new journal to examine the issues relating to children affected by parental imprisonment Read more

MentalHelp.ie web directory 5th March 2015

A new resource from Mental Health Reform, www.MentalHelp.ie, is a guide to the services and supports. Read more

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