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Second Meeting of Authorities Responsible for Penitentiary and Prison Policies of the OAS Member States
Valdivia, Chile- 26-28 August 2008

The Second Meeting of the Authorities Responsible for Penitentiary and Prison Policies of the OAS Member States dealt with the following topics:

1) Public-Private Cooperation

2) International Penitentiary Standards

3) Social Rehabilitation and Reinsertion in a closed system

4) Alternatives to Imprisonment

This meeting gathered representatives of the Ministries and Administrations Responsible for the Penitentiary and Prison Systems in the OAS Member States; organisms of the Inter-American System; Research Centers and organizations from the civil society. 

Related Documents

  • International Corrections and Prisons Association - Calendar of Events

  • The Association of Caribbean Heads of Correction and Prison Services (ACHCPS) - Events

  • King's College London - International Center for Prison Studies - Events



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