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The Irish Penal Reform Trust hosts a number of events throughout the year, including the Prison Law Seminar Series, launches of new publications, and an Annual Lecture and Open Forum.

Presentations and papers delivered at previous events are available here.

Facing Forward: Open meeting on restorative justice 11th November 2016

Facing Forward will host an open meeting on the use of Restorative Justice in Ireland. The meeting will be opened by Justice Mary Ellen Ring in the Carmelite Centre, Aungier Street, Dublin 8. The meeting is open to all and tea and coffee will be provided from 6.30pm prior to… Read more

All Party Penal Reform Group Briefing Seminar 6th October 2016

Senator Ivana Bacik hosted the first All Party Penal Reform Group Briefing Seminar of the 32nd Dáil and the 25th Seanad on Thursday 6th October 2016 in the AV Room, Leinster House. Deputy Jim O'Callaghan TD introduced a draft Private Member's Bill entitled ‘Parole Bill 2016’ before the Dáil and… Read more

Report Launch: Older People in Prison 30th September 2016

On 30 September 2016, the eve of UN International Day of Older Persons, IPRT will launch a new report on 'The Rights, Needs and Experiences of Older People in Prison in Ireland'. Read more

IPRT Annual General Meeting 2016 22nd September 2016

The 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Irish Penal Reform Trust took place on Thursday, 22nd September 2016 at 6pm in the Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street, Dublin 2. Read more

Cork Alliance Centre: Conference on Desistance from Crime 27th July 2016

The Cork Alliance Centre will host a conference on the theme of ‘Narrowing the Disconnect – the Ethics of Supporting Desistance from Crime’ this autumn. Read more

Launch: Monitoring of HIV, TB and HCV in prison in Ireland (report) 23rd June 2016

IPRT launched a new report on ‘Improving Prison Conditions by Strengthening the Monitoring of HIV, HCV, TB and Harm Reduction in Ireland’ on Thursday 23rd June 2016 in the Wood Quay Venue, Dublin 8. Read more

Prison Litigation Conference: Programme and Biogs 14th April 2016

On 22 April 2016, IPRT and the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin will co-host a conference on the topic of prison litigation. Read more

Prison Litigation Conference at Trinity College Dublin 10th April 2016

On 22 April 2016, IPRT and the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin will co-host a conference on the topic of prison litigation. Read more

IPRT/PLN Prison Litigation Workshops 25th February 2016

The Irish Penal Reform Trust/Prison Litigation Network will host a series of workshops on the topic of Prison Litigation in March/April 2016. Read more

Launch: Out on the Inside 2nd February 2016

IPRT launched a new report on the rights, needs and experiences of LGBT people in prison in Ireland on Tuesday 2nd February 2016 in the Wood Quay Venue, Christchurch, Dublin 8. Read more

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