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Events

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.

IPRT Open Forum 2010: Exploding Prisoner Numbers 28th June 2010

The 2010 Open Forum event of the Irish Penal Reform Trust took place on Monday 28th June, 2010 at the Morrison Hotel, Ormond Quay, Dublin 1. Read more

Oireachtas Seminar on Reintegration of Offenders 2nd June 2010

A summary of IPRT's Oireachtas Seminar dealing with Spent Convictions, and other critical supports of the reintegration of offenders. Read more

IPRT Launch: Report on Reintegration of Prisoners in Ireland 26th May 2010 PDF documents

IPRT launched a new research report on the reintegration of prisoners in Ireland on 25th May, in the MACRO Community Resource Centre. Read more

Oireachtas Seminar on Community Sanctions 31st March 2010 Word documents PDF documents

Dr Mairead Seymour and Prof Ian O'Donnell on the need for the proper resourcing of community sanctions. Read more

Prison Law Seminar Series: 'Irish Prison Law and the ECHR' 22nd March 2010

The fifth in the Prison Law Seminar Series took place on Monday 22nd March, 2010 at the Distillery Building, Church Street, Dublin 7. Read more

Launch of IPRT report on Detention of Children 30th November 2009

IPRT launched a new research report, 'Detention of Children in Ireland: International Standards and Best Practice' on 30th November 2009 at Pearse Street Library, Dublin 2. Read more

Equality & Rights Alliance Conference: 'A Fairer Ireland' 24th November 2009

A conference exploring the need for a statutory equality and human rights culture and infrastructure that works. Read more

Prison Law Seminar Series 'Mental Health in Prison' 19th November 2009

The fourth in our Prison Law seminar series took place in Dublin on November 19th, 2009 on the topic 'Mental Health in Prison.' Read more

Prison Law Seminar Series: Sentencing and Procedure in Youth Justice Cases 30th June 2009

The third in the Prison Law Seminar Series took place on Tuesday June 30th, 2009 at the Distillery Building, Church Street, Dublin 7. Read more

“Re-imagining the Role of Prison in Irish Society” - an Open Forum 18th June 2009

IPRT hosted an Open Forum entitled “Re-imagining the Role of Prison in Irish Society” on Thursday 18th June, 2009. The 2009 AGM took place before the event. Read more

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