Deprivation of liberty and Human Rights

Research

Development Research:

 

 

Improving Prison Conditions by Strengthening Infectious Disease

Monitoring

JUST/2013/ACTION GRANTS

Partners

International Harm Reduction Association  (IHRA) (coordinator)

Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (Poland)

Association Antigone (Italy)

Latvian Centre for Human Rights (Latvia)

Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (United Kingdom)

PRAKSIS (Greece)

Observatorio del Sistema Penal y Los Derechos Humanos de la Universidad de Barcelona (Spain)

University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) (Portugal)

 

improving_prison_conditions_by_strengthening._catalonia_partner_reports_-_hri_prison_project_cb.pdf

Improving Prison Conditions by Strengthening Infectious Disease Monitoring

JUST/2013/ACTION GRANTS

Partners

 

International Harm Reduction Association  (IHRA) (coordinator)

Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (Poland)

Association Antigone (Italy)

Latvian Centre for Human Rights (Latvia)

Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (United Kingdom)

PRAKSIS (Greece)

Observatorio del Sistema Penal y Los Derechos Humanos de la Universidad de Barcelona (Spain)

University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) (Portugal)

 

improving_prison_conditions_by_strengthening._catalonia_partner_reports_-_hri_prison_project_cb.pdf

 

 

European Prison Observatory, Detention Conditions in the European Union.

European Comission: Just/2001/JPEN/AG/2933

01/01/2013-31/12/2014

IP:

  • Iñaki Rivera Beiras

Partners:

  • Coord.: Antigone Onlus Associazione (Italia)
  • Università degli Studi di Padova (Italia)
  • Observatorire international des prisons (section française- France)
  • Special Account of Democritus University of Thrace Departament of Social Administration (El Duth- Grecia)
  • Latvian Centre for Human Rights (Latvia)
  • Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (Polonia)
  • ISCTE-IUL (Portugal)
  • Observatori del Sistema Penal i els Drets Humans, UB (España )
  • Centre for Crime and Justicie Studies (Gran Bretaña)

 PrisonconditionsinSpain.pdf

 EPO - Interesting initiatives.pdf

national_monitoring_bodies_in_europe.pdf

“Re-socialisation of offenders in the EU: enhancing the role of the civil society (RE-SOC) del Specific Programme "Criminal
Justice" 2007-2013.

European Comission:  JUST/2011-2012.

IP:

  • Iñaki Rivera Beiras
  • Jose María García Borés-Espí

Partners:

  • Center for the Study of Democracy (Bulgaria),
  • Law Institute (Lituania),
  • Univsersity od Applied Sciences and Arts (Alemania),
  • Association Droit au Droit (Bélgica),
  • OSPDH (UB).

Report "Imprisonment in Europe. Country report. Spain" 

Re-Soc Ws1 Imprisonment in Europe. Spain Country Report.pdf

 

 

Report "Ambulant Sanctions as an Alternative to Imprisonment in the European Union?" 

Ambulant sanction_FINAL.pdf

 

 

Report: Prison Conditions Monitoring Index (PCMI) Methodology and pilot results.

 PCMI. Methodology and pilot results.pdf

 

  Vulnerable Groups of Prisoners: a Handbook

Handbook. VGP_EN__FINAL.pdf

 

 

¿Resocialization or disability? Sustainability of the system

Spanish prison and the New criminal and security demands.

Reference Development research: DER2011- 27337

Acceptance

Project

Deprivation of liberty of citizens and foreigners in the southern Mediterranean countries (Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece)

Researchers:

  • I. Rivera Beiras (coord.),
  • M. Aranda (coord.),
  • G. Ubasart (coord.),
  • A. Forero (coord.),
  • H. Silveira (coord.).

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Deprivation of liberty and Human Rights. The torture and other forms of institutional violence in the Spanish State

Researchers:

  • M. A. Acosta,
  • J. Arzuaga,
  • S. Cabezas,
  • F. Cano (coord.),
  • D. Fernández,
  • R. Gascón,
  • N. Laíno,
  • I. Ortuño,
  • V. Picco,
  • I. Rivera Beiras (coord.),
  • G. Saldubehere,
  • G. Ubasart,
  • J. Velilla.

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Punitive populism. Analysis of the reforms and counter reforms of the Spanish Criminal System (1995-2005)

Researchers:

  • M. Aranda Ocaña,
  • G. Chaves Castillo,
  • M. Moreno Aldea,
  • J. D. Posada Segura (coord.),
  • C. Rivas Trullols,
  • I. Rivera Beiras

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Prison in the family environment. Study about the implicances of imprisonment over families: problems and necessities

Researchers:

  • J. M. García-Borés (coord.),
  • C. Fernández Bessa,
  • N. Font,
  • H. Leyton,
  • M. Moreno,
  • A. Roig,
  • R. Escurriol

With the colaboration of:

  • E. Bodelón,
  • F. Cano,
  • A. Mateu,
  • G. Nicolás Lazo,
  • R. Rodríguez Luna,
  • N. Simarro,
  • M. Zangirolami

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Identification of factors that hinder socio-professional integration of prisoners in Catalonia

Researchers:

  • A. Pineda,
  • I. Rivera Beiras (coord.)

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Imprisonment in Catalonia

Researchers:

  • J. M. García-Borés (coord.),
  • E. Almeda,
  • M. Álvarez Arias,
  • M. Aranda Ocaña,
  • J. Berasategi Lachén,
  • G. Miró i Miquel,
  • N. Monfort,
  • I. Rivera Beiras.

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Restore the limits within which to act the Spanish penal system

Researcher:

  • R. Bergalli

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Development, urban expansion and criminality. Barcelona 1990-2002

Researchers:

  • M. Álvarez i Arias,
  • I. Anitua,
  • M. Aranda Ocaña,
  • R. Bergalli (coord),
  • J. Berasategui,
  • I. Rivera Beiras (coord.)

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Staff and description

Members

  • Iñaki Rivera Beiras
  • Mónica Aranda Ocaña
  • Alejandro Forero Cuellar
  • Andrés García Berríos
  • Josep María García-Borés
  • Maria Celeste Tortosa
  • Pamela Wulf Leal

Coordinator

  • Iñaki Rivera Beiras

Objectives

  • Analyze the criminal justice system and their local application
  • Make visible and report the facts of the criminal justice system that violate fundamental rights and liberties
  • Make transparent the actions of the instances of application of penal system
  • Contribute to the functioning of networks of associations in Catalonia, in Spain, European and international issues working with the imprisonment of people
  • Implement a mechanism to prevent torture in Catalonia under the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading
  • Follow carefully the requests related to abuse from public institutions, associations, study groups or individuals
  • Contribute to the functioning of the Catalan and state coordinator for the Prevention of Torture
  • Participate in the "right to law"

Monitoring of Deprivation of freedom

Protocol running to receive complaints

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