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Advocacy and Research to Advance Early Intervention and Penal Reform

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Irish Penal Reform Trust


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


Local Currency


Year Awarded



36 Months

Related Resources


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