National Detention Summit 2021: Compassionate Care Behind Bars

As part of the celebration of the National Correctional Consciousness Week, the United Against Torture Coalition (UATC) – Philippines invites you to an online forum

NATIONAL DETENTION SUMMIT 2021: Compassionate Care Behind Bars

October 20-22, 2021Via Zoom (see links to register)

This 3-day forum will tackle five (5) specific issues affecting persons deprived of liberty (PDLs). Discussions on each issue will be conducted in separate, simultaneously held Zoom breakout rooms. Participants may register on the specific sessions that they are interested to join in:

DAY 1: October 20, 2021 (Wed) – 9:00AM to 4:30PM✨

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Session 1: Jail Congestion, Torture, and Ill-Treatment

Session 2: Prison Health System and the COVID-19 Pandemic

DAY 2:October 21, 2021 (Thurs) – 1:00PM to 4:30PM

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Session 3: Mental Health Issues in the Prison and the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

Session 4: Addressing the Vulnerabilities of Children in Detention Settings

✨ DAY 3: October 22, 2021 (Fri) – 9:00AM to 4:30PM

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Session 5: Rights and Remedies of Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDLs)

See you on the 20th to 22nd of October! Message us for inquiries and clarifications.

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