The international penitentiary forum in Academy on 25-26 November 2015
The Academy of the Federal Penitentiary Service of the Russian Federation will host the second international penitentiary forum "Crime, punishment, correction" on 25-26 November 2015 in Ryazan.
The forum is aimed at the creating of an international expert venue for discussing the current trends in development of penitentiary system, positive experience of execution of criminal penalties, new forms and methods of work with inmates; the analysis of current situation in correctional institutions and current penal practice issues; attraction of attention of community to penal service; developing of a complex of efficient measures to achieve sustainable development of correctional institutions.
The planned Forum participants are members of the Federation Council and the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, the Russian Ministry of Justice, the Federal Penitentiary Service, educational and scientific institutions of the Federal Penitentiary Service, the Russian Interior Ministry, Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation and the Russian Ministry of Education, non-governmental organizations, the scientific community. We are expecting the next participants from abroad: the representatives of the Council of Europe, the United Nations, the International Corrections and Prison Association (ICPA), the International Centre for Prison Studies (ICPS), the European Prison Services (EuroPris), the Penal Reform International (PRI); the directors of prison services and educational institutions; the leading foreign penology scientists.
The prison forum is dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners and the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Standard Minimum Rules for the Administration of Juvenile Justice.
At the conclusion of the Forum will be elaborated the recommendations aiming to improve the effectiveness of the prison service, criminal penalty legislation in the field of criminal sanctions.
The forum will run for two days: the first day – the plenary session, the second – conferences and round tables.
We are confident that participation in this event will allow to get the relevant information in the field of execution of criminal sanctions, to establish new contacts and discuss prospects for cooperation.
If you have any questions about the Forum, do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and phone: +7 (495) 983-91-46, +7 (495) 983-92-40.