Newsletter

The IPRT Ebulletin is sent out 4-6 times per year. To keep up to date with IPRT news and events simply sign up here.

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Ebulletin #98 17th October 2018

Highlights in this edition include: Progressing inside? PIPS 2018; IPRT Annual Review 2017-2018; Prison Law Seminar #ratifyOPCAT; and Irish penal reform developments. Read more

Ebulletin #97 10th August 2018

Highlights in this edition include: IPRT 2018 AGM & Members’ Event; #ratifyOPCAT update; ‘Progress in the Penal System’ 2018 launch information; Publication of the 2017 Annual Reports of the Irish Prison Service; and IPRT 'Making the News'. Read more

Ebulletin #96 12th June 2018

Highlights in this edition include: Addressing the Over-Representation of Children in Care in the Criminal Justice System; Consultation on the update of 'Your Rights as a Prisoner' Booklet; IPRT Seminar with the Office of the Press Ombudsman; Report on Penal Reform and Sentencing; IPRT Submissions; and more. Read more

Ebulletin #95 10th April 2018

Highlights in this edition include: Addressing the Over-Representation of Children in Care in the Criminal Justice System;Penal Reform Updates; IPRT Making the News, and more. Read more

Ebulletin #94 27th February 2018

Highlights in this edition include: Launch of 'Behind the Door': Solitary Confinement in the Irish Penal System; Breaking the Care to Prison Pipeline; Submissions to Law Reform Commission and The Probation Service Strategic Plan; Joint Committee on Education and Skills 'Education Inequality and Disadvantage' and more. Read more

Ebulletin #93 20th December 2017

Highlights in this edition include: Season's Greetings from IPRT; IPRT Annual Review 2016-2017; Progress in the Penal System (PIPS); OPCAT Campaign; Spent Convictions Campaign; Update and Save the Date Solitary Confinement Project. Read more

Ebulletin #92 5th September 2017

Highlights in this edition include: 'Unseen, Unheard': Children with a Parent in Prison; IPRT AGM 2017, 21st September 2017; 'Working with Convictions' Seminar, 26th September 2017; UNCAT and Places of Detention in Ireland; IPRT events in October and more. Read more

Ebulletin #91 27th June 2017

Highlights in this edition include: Save the Date for IPRT AGM 2017; Prisons under the UN Spotlight; National Advocacy Strategy for Children with a Parent in Prison; IPRT Submissions, and more. Read more

Ebulletin #90 1st March 2017

Highlights in this edition include: New IPRT project Progress in the Penal System (PIPS); Issues facing women in detention raised at CEDAW; Health and mental health care in prisons; Legislative developments in prisons and penal reform; and more. Read more

Ebulletin #89 21st December 2016

Highlights in this edition include: IPRT Year in Review: Season's Greetings; Update from IPRT's Friends Event; Tribute to Inspector of Prisons, Judge Michael Reilly. Read more

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