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Strengthening data generation for correctional management in the Caribbean
The objective of this project is two-fold: (i) to contribute to the understanding of the causes of the near collapse of criminal justice systems of specific countries; and (ii) to diagnose the steps needed to improve the management of correctional systems with a view to strengthening efficiency and rehabilitative capabilities. Furthermore, the knowledge generated by this TC will feed into a broader knowledge strategy of the Bank´s Citizen Security and Justice Cluster, to better inform the public debate and decision makers about institutional performance of the justice sector. The project will accomplish these objectives through the generation of primary data and the implementation of standardized tools such as a prison survey of inmates and needs assessment of prison conditions. In particular, these instruments will generate information about the socio demographic characteristics of the inmates, criminal patterns, types of crimes, victimization within prisons and access to basic care instruments and services, among other institutional issues, that will help national authorities, policy makers, and directors of correctional systems to plan more strategically, improve managerial approaches, and formulation of correctional policies.

Project Detail

Country

Regional

Project Number

RG-T2551

Approval Date

July 8, 2016

Project Status

Closed

Project Type

Technical Cooperation

Sector

REFORM / MODERNIZATION OF THE STATE

Subsector

MODERNIZATION & ADMINIST OFJUSTICE

Lending Instrument

-

Lending Instrument Code

-

Modality

-

Facility Type

-

Environmental Classification

-

Total Cost

USD 400,000.00

Country Counterpart Financing

USD 0.00

Original Amount Approved

USD 400,000.00

Financial Information
Operation Number Lending Type Reporting Currency Reporting Date Signed Date Fund Financial Instrument
ATN/OC-15621-RG Sovereign Guaranteed USD - United States Dollar Ordinary Capital Nonreimbursable
Operation Number ATN/OC-15621-RG
  • Lending Type: Sovereign Guaranteed
  • Reporting Currency: USD - United States Dollar
  • Reporting Date:
  • Signed Date:
  • Fund: Ordinary Capital
  • Financial Instrument: Nonreimbursable

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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-116494271-37
survey-of-individuals-deprived-of-liberty-caribbean-2016-2019-jamaica-country-report.pdf
Published Oct. 20, 2020
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-116494271-36
survey-of-individuals-deprived-of-liberty-caribbean-2016-2019-suriname-country-report.pdf
Published Oct. 21, 2020
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-116494271-32
regional-comparative-report-survey-of-individuals-deprived-of-liberty-caribbean-2016-2019.pdf
Published Sep. 23, 2020
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-163563417-2
TC Abstract [39693899].PDF
Published Jun. 23, 2015
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-116494271-21
survey-of-individuals-deprived-of-liberty-caribbean-2016-2019-barbados-country-report.pdf
Published May. 05, 2020
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https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-116494271-23
survey-of-individuals-deprived-of-liberty-caribbean-2016-2019-trinidad-and-tobago-country-report.pdf
Published Jun. 04, 2020
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Implementation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-163563417-4
REGIONAL. Strengthening data generation for correctional managment in the caribbean RG-T2551 PUBLICADO.pdf
Published Mar. 14, 2018
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Preparation Phase
https://www.iadb.org/document.cfm?id=EZSHARE-163563417-6
REGIONAL. Strengthening data generation for correctional managment in the caribbean RG-T2551 TC ABSTRACT PUBLICADO.pdf
Published Oct. 24, 2018
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