Advocacy and Research to Advance Early Intervention and Penal Reform

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Irish Penal Reform Trust

Goal

To advance policies to protect human rights within the prison system, promote early intervention and prevention opportunities as alternatives to imprisonment, protect the rights of children in the youth justice system, and shift the focus of crime policy and planning from punishment to prevention. This is a joint grant of the Children & Youth and Reconciliation & Human Rights programmes.

Grant Amount

$664,325

Local Currency

€500,000

Year Awarded

2010

Term

36 Months

Related Resources

Issues:

Advancing Children's Rights

Global Impact:

Republic of Ireland

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Children & Youth

Foundation Center Themes:

Children's Rights, Juvenile Justice

Foundation Center Approaches:

Advocacy, Operating Support, Research, Public Engagement & Education