Study visit to France of the Tunisian prison administration

Publé le 5 April 2018

On 27 and 28th March 2018, Mr. Stéphane BREDIN, Director of the French prison administration has welcomed Mr. Elyes ZALLEG, Director General of the Tunisian prison administration and its delegation, for a study visit.

The Tunisian delegation visited the Penitentiary Integration and Probation Department of Seine Saint Denis, the interregional direction of Paris and the ERIS base. They also visited the Villepintes prison where a pilot project named “respect” about special detention conditions (open cells) is been experimented currently.

This visit took place in the framework of the Twinning project implemented by JCI (strengthening the Tunisian prison administration). The exchanges aimed at presenting the French system and at discussing the progresses of the Twinning and future cooperation actions between the French and Tunisian prison administration.

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