Events

Reframing Sexual Abuse: Practical Directions – SAVE THE DATE

23rd November 2017

The conference ‘Reframing Sexual Abuse: Practical Directions’ will be held in November 2018 . The conference will be facilitated by the CEP and spearheaded by the Latvian Probation Service and Center Dardedze. It is aimed at practitioners, mainly probation staff. Where? The conference will be held in Riga, Latvia. When? The conference will take place from the 21st till the 23rd of November 2018. Confrence themes The conference has the following four different themes: Community engagement and understandings related to sexual abuse Professional practice and working in the field of sexual abuse Sexual abuse prevention and public health approaches to sexual abuse The treatment of sexual abuse   More information on the event will be published […]

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11th Electronic Monitoring Conference – CEP and EuroPris workshop on Mental Health in Prison and Probation

23rd November 2017

The 11th edition of the European Electronic Monitoring Conference ‘Blurring boundaries: making and breaking connections’ will be held in Zagreb, Croatia. The conference will take place from the 16th of April until the 18th of April 2018. Electronic monitoring (EM) has matured into a commonplace penal tool used widely across Europe and beyond. Its applications appear to be limitless and its purposes diverse. As a result, it is being viewed increasingly as a panacea for a range of societal challenges within and beyond criminal justice leading to numerous uses including in the areas of mental health, domestic violence; terrorism and immigration and diverse target groups including mental health patients, children […]

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2nd Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future Conference

27th December 2016

EuroPris in cooperation with ICPA and CEP will organise the second Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future on 15-17th May 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The aim of this conference is to: Challenge the private sector to develop innovative digital solutions for use in corrections to address issues facing prisons and probation today; Provide networking opportunities for technology experts in the corrections arena; To promote the use and implementation of advanced Digital Technology Solutions in corrections. The private sector is challenged to develop solutions in the field of digital technology for a number of issues that prison and probation systems currently face. The challenges to the private sector are based […]

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SAVE THE DATE – Workshop on Foreign National Offenders

29th June 2016

Meeting the Challenge of Working with Foreign Offenders in Prison and Probation Foreign national offenders continue to pose particular challenges to those who are working with them in the custodial and community setting. The workshop addresses interests and needs of experts from Prison, Probation and the voluntary sector and provides for an opportunity to listen to and learn from practices of their European colleagues. In close co-operation with the Belgian Prison Service, the joint EuroPris and CEP Foreign National Prisoners Expert Group have organized a range of key note presenters from across Europe, including prison and probation practitioners, voluntary sector working with prisoners abroad as well as university lecturers and […]

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Save the Date! International Conference: Working with young adult offenders

12th May 2016

This will be an important meeting place for practitioners as well as for managers and policymakers who are active in this area, a field of work that is often overshadowed by the attention given to the even younger category of offenders. The Confederation of European Probation (CEP), Directorate of Correctional Services of Norway (KDI) and the Correctional Service of Norway, Staff Academy (KRUS) will invite national and international speakers to present at the conference. Probable themes from Norway on the program are: the new juvenile sanction, reintegration work in – and out of – the special prison unit for young offenders, working with specific contacts for young adults etc. This […]

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Radicalization and Violent Extremism Conference

7th March 2016

EuroPris will organize with its partners of the Criminal Justice Platform, CEP and EFRJ, and with support of the Centre for Legal Studies of the Ministry of Justice of Catalonia a conference on Radicalization and Violent Extremism Conference. Radicalisation and the dangers caused by violent extremists to European countries are a paramount concern of the criminal justice system. This international workshop for experts in the field offers an opportunity to review the latest developments in thinking and interventions and set the agenda for future collaborative work. The event focusses on different programmes in the field of radicalisation in prisons, probation and the community and the transfer of radicalised offenders from prison […]

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CEP International Conference on Restorative Justice

6th August 2015

From 23 – 25 September 2015 CEP and the Probation and Mediation Service of the Czech Republic jointly organise a conference focused on the use of restorative justice during probation, the use of mediation between offender and victims during criminal proceeding & counselling, and the support & cooperation for the victim within the probation service. The event will take place in the Hotel International Prague, Koulova 15 in Prague city. For more information CLICK HERE

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1st Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future Conference

12th April 2015

The European Organisation of Prison and Correctional Services (EuroPris) in cooperation with the International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) and the Confederation of European Probation (CEP) will organise on 27-29th May 2015 the first Global Corrections Digital Technology Conference, ‘Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future’ and will be hosted by the Justice Department, Government of Catalonia.

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