Dissemination in Portugal




Partner: IPS_ Innovative Prison Systems

Date: 13-05-2015

Place: Lisbon


Title of dissemination activities: Meeting with the Portuguese Prison Services


On the 13th of May a meeting was held at the premises of the Directorate-General of Rehabilitation and Prison Services (DGRSP) with Jorge Monteiro, head of the Competence Centre for Program and Project Management at DGRSP to discuss common projects and agendas. IPS together with BSAFE LAB team had the opportunity to disseminate the IDECOM project by presenting the progress of its activities and raising awareness to the importance and the objectives of the project.

In particular, Output 1 – Staff Training Needs Analysis, Output 2 – Existent Training Courses Review and Output 3 – Training course curriculum and program were discussed, in an effort to boost the participation of the Portuguese prison services and the prison staff trade union in the project’s workflow.

Other key dissemination activities included the publication of IDECOM project’s core information and the promotion of the kick-off meeting in the website of IPS and in its social channels, such as Facebook.