Prison Reform at a Crossroads?
Wednesday 8th March 2017
18.00pm - 19.00pm
8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ
The prison reform agenda in the UK has reached a critical stage of development with new legislation expected in the coming months and the expansion of the 'Reform Prisons' model which give governors greater freedoms.
Nils Öberg will join Rachel O'Brien, who has led the RSA's work on prisons. He will share his experience of prisons and probation in Sweden, the results, challenges and what the reform agenda in the UK can learn from this.
Speaker: Nils Öberg, Director General of the Swedish Prison and Probation Service
Chair: Rachel O'Brien, Director, Transitions Spaces
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