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RESCALED - European Movement for Detention Houses
WISH EU - Knowledge Workspaces on Detention Houses (KWDH)

Small-scale detention

Originally published on 19 April 2024 in Italian at www.rapportoantigone.it This model of detention refers to three fundamental principles: small-scale,

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INSPIRE

The ecosystem of detention houses

Detention houses have emerged on the local, national and, more recently, even the European level, attracting the attention of policymakers, researchers, practitioners and civil society....
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Small-scale detention

Originally published on 19 April 2024 in Italian at www.rapportoantigone.it This model of detention refers to three fundamental principles: small-scale, differentiation and community-integration On March...
INSPIRE
street view of Utrecht with pedestrians and cyclists

UTRECHT HUMAN RIGHTS CITY → UTRECHT RESTORATIVE CITY

The Restorative City concept responds to current social challenges posed by rapid urbanisation, environmental degradation, and the need for more sustainable and livable urban spaces....
INSPIRE

THE DOUBLE CHALLENGE OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES IN DETENTION HOUSES

What advantages can a social enterprise bring to the management and development of a detention house? This is one of the questions we ask ourselves...

EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM ON DETENTION HOUSES 20 & 21 March 2024

🙏 Empowering voices, igniting change: together we can change the system!  🌍 The European Symposium on Detention Houses brought together diverse perspectives and expertise from...
INSPIRE

Lived experience in the detention house ecosystem

Our societies are under more and more fiscal strain due to increased wages, better healthcare and an ageing population in the Western world. Crime is...
INSPIRE

“It’s a matter of communication but communication is a matter of feeling”

The journey towards community-integration in the implementation of a detention house Introduction Detention houses are characterized by three principles: small-scale, differentiation and community-integration. Unlocking the...

Kick-off INSPIRE project

INSPIRE is a project funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. It stands for Incarceration & Social Purpose in Restorative Cities. INSPIRE is...

WISH-EU PROJECT – IT’S ALL ABOUT KNOWLEDGE & IMPACT

In March of 2022, a consortium of CSOs came together (De Huizen, Restorative Justice Netherlands, FARAPEJ, RESHAPE and Prison Insider) for the WISH-EU Project. WISH...
The Netherlands

NOW TALKS 4# Privileges

On Thursday, September 29, 2022, the Maas youth panel organized the fourth NOW TALKS in collaboration with SPACE010 and Music Matters. The young people shine...
France

FROM NIMBY TO WIMBY PRACTICE BOOKLET.

This booklet addresses going from Not In My Backyard (NIMBY) to Yes In My Backyard (YIMBY) when implementing a small-scale, differentiated and community-integrated detention house....
The Netherlands

Dutch Indiana Bell Building; Small-scale (detention) facilities for youngsters

Last week, the Dutch newspaper NRC[1] headlined “Five small juvenile prisons started as an experiment and are now virtually empty”. As a result of all...
NORWAY

Punishment that makes a difference? 

RESCALED principles practiced in existing Norwegian prisons  Norway is a long and narrow country situated north in Europe, and has a relatively low population density....
NORWAY

RESCALED from an International Human Rights Law perspective

Graduated with a Master’s degree in International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law (IHRL), my first encounter with prisons’ issues were mostly through a...
The Netherlands

CYCLES OF A CIVILIZED SOCIETY

Cycles can be discerned in a person’s life; day and night, winter, spring, summer, autumn. There are also cycles to unravel in society. In 1922...
Portugal

STUDY OF ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL FEASIBILITY OF DETENTION HOUSES – RESHAPE PORTUGAL

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The ecosystem of detention houses

Detention houses have emerged on the local, national and, more recently, even the European level, attracting the attention of policymakers, researchers, practitioners and civil society....

Small-scale detention

Originally published on 19 April 2024 in Italian at www.rapportoantigone.it This model of detention refers to three fundamental principles: small-scale, differentiation and community-integration On March...
street view of Utrecht with pedestrians and cyclists

UTRECHT HUMAN RIGHTS CITY → UTRECHT RESTORATIVE CITY

The Restorative City concept responds to current social challenges posed by rapid urbanisation, environmental degradation, and the need for more sustainable and livable urban spaces....

THE DOUBLE CHALLENGE OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES IN DETENTION HOUSES

What advantages can a social enterprise bring to the management and development of a detention house? This is one of the questions we ask ourselves...

EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM ON DETENTION HOUSES 20 & 21 March 2024

🙏 Empowering voices, igniting change: together we can change the system!  🌍 The European Symposium on Detention Houses brought together diverse perspectives and expertise from...

Lived experience in the detention house ecosystem

Our societies are under more and more fiscal strain due to increased wages, better healthcare and an ageing population in the Western world. Crime is...

“It’s a matter of communication but communication is a matter of feeling”

The journey towards community-integration in the implementation of a detention house Introduction Detention houses are characterized by three principles: small-scale, differentiation and community-integration. Unlocking the...

Kick-off INSPIRE project

INSPIRE is a project funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. It stands for Incarceration & Social Purpose in Restorative Cities. INSPIRE is...

WISH-EU PROJECT – IT’S ALL ABOUT KNOWLEDGE & IMPACT

In March of 2022, a consortium of CSOs came together (De Huizen, Restorative Justice Netherlands, FARAPEJ, RESHAPE and Prison Insider) for the WISH-EU Project. WISH...

NOW TALKS 4# Privileges

On Thursday, September 29, 2022, the Maas youth panel organized the fourth NOW TALKS in collaboration with SPACE010 and Music Matters. The young people shine...

FROM NIMBY TO WIMBY PRACTICE BOOKLET.

This booklet addresses going from Not In My Backyard (NIMBY) to Yes In My Backyard (YIMBY) when implementing a small-scale, differentiated and community-integrated detention house....

Dutch Indiana Bell Building; Small-scale (detention) facilities for youngsters

Last week, the Dutch newspaper NRC[1] headlined “Five small juvenile prisons started as an experiment and are now virtually empty”. As a result of all...

Punishment that makes a difference? 

RESCALED principles practiced in existing Norwegian prisons  Norway is a long and narrow country situated north in Europe, and has a relatively low population density....

RESCALED from an International Human Rights Law perspective

Graduated with a Master’s degree in International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law (IHRL), my first encounter with prisons’ issues were mostly through a...

CYCLES OF A CIVILIZED SOCIETY

Cycles can be discerned in a person’s life; day and night, winter, spring, summer, autumn. There are also cycles to unravel in society. In 1922...

STUDY OF ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL FEASIBILITY OF DETENTION HOUSES – RESHAPE PORTUGAL