First ever Scottish Universities Prisons Network Conference
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From the Western Region – June 2019 ‘Has do-gooding done any good?’ This was from the thought-provoking keynote speech by Paula Harriott at the first ever Scottish Universities-Prisons Network conference held in Edinburgh at the end of March. The conference … Read More

The I-MoToLe Project – Motivation To(ols) Learn
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From the Southern Region – June 2019 Motivation To(ols) Learn Francisco, 30-year-old inmate, proudly introduces his inmate friends at Estabelecimento Prisional de Beja, trying to communicate in every way he can, to the new foreign visitors. For one day, all … Read More

News from Volterra Prison – The Learner’s Voice
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From the Southern Region – June 2019 Volterra Prison ‘In February, a special window was opened in Volterra Correctional facility, towards the outside world by the setting up of a new editing group, comprising  some inmates,  students of the Hotel … Read More

STEPs – Supporting Ties in the Education of Prisoners
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Erasmus+ project – report from Italy, Southern Region   STEPs, Supporting Ties in the Education of Prisoners, is a project of the program Erasmus+ for Cooperation and Innovation and the exchange of best practices, promoted and funded by the EU. It is … Read More

Report: Hands-on seminar for Greek prison workers
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From the Southern Region – June 2019 Common Needs in Common Grounds An interesting, hands-on seminar was realized on 11/05/2019 at the premises of the Therapeutic Community KETHEA ‘Exodus’. Educators, social workers, psychologists, prison guards and administrators employed in prisons … Read More

Tribute to Kavafy in Avlonas Prison, Greece
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From the Southern Region – June 2019 And when I cannot use my legs, I can use my mind… On Thursday, 23rdMay our school paid tribute to one of the most prominent Greek poets, Konstantinos P. Kavafy, in the in … Read More

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