Building Houses, Breaking Walls
29th of April, 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th of May
This is not a regular and typical conference.
During the Prison Insights you can expect inspiration and study cases.
Over 5 moments you will find a set of organizations and people who innovate in the prison system.
Present an alternative of houses detention that, by allowing individualized treatment and a routine closer to normal life in society, enhance resocialization and the fight against recidivism.
Contribute to the adoption of public policies focused on the execution of sentences that are increasingly humanistic and normalized with life in society.
Network for a Successful Pilot
Contribute to the creation of a network between the various agents and decision makers in the criminal sector.
Are prisons just global repositories for the underprivileged?
Baz Dreisinger (INN) talking with Lénia Mestrinho
How can space trigger reintegration?
Matt Dwyer talking with João Aires Pereira
May 13 |7pm
Can detention really work?
Éric de Villeroché (La Ferme de Moyembrie)
May 20| 7pm
Is customized service for inmates a real deal?
Jan van Gils (Exodus) talking with Mariana Soares David
Community Integration - is it up to them or up to us?
Greg Boyle (Homeboy Industries) talking with Duarte Fonseca
“If there is a fundamental challenge within these stories, it is simply to change our lurking suspicion that some lives matter less than other lives.”
United States of America
“In other words, punishing people perpetuates destructive actions - and thus increases crime - by amplifying resentments. Forgiveness promotes social order and peace.”
United States of America
Incarceration Nations Network
Exodus aims to increase the chance of people who have already had contact with the prison system for a successful return to society
Jan van Gils
"Our prison system must be rethought in an efficient, effective and integrated way with the rest of society. That it be thought in the light of modern society and its needs."
“Criminal recidivism is a neglected, unattractive, controversial and unquantified social problem. Until we put it on the agenda, we cannot consider ourselves a minimally advanced society. ”
Architect driven by the concern that social inequalities always caused him, he has dedicated a significant part of his activity towards social issues
João Aires Pereira
"The secret to the success of this project also lies in our small size, which allows a closer relationship with each of the 20 residents”
Éric de Villerroché
La Ferme de Moyembrie
In this different year we opted for the online version of Prison Insights, where we will be able to chat and meet new people and perspectives in the comfort of our homes
Remember Prison Insights'19!
“For me, Prison Insights‘ 19 was a breathtaking experience, in which, above all, we talked about new opportunities and new beginnings. ”
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