Bishkek, March 29, 2018. / Kabar /. The Second Penitentiary Forum on the theme: "Modernization of the penal system in the light of ongoing reforms in Kyrgyzstan" is held in Bishkek.
The participants of the forum discuss the topical issues of the development of the penitentiary service of Kyrgyzstan, measures taken to reform the penitentiary system of the Kyrgyz Republic and the application of alternative measures of punishment that are not related to deprivation of liberty.
The Second Penitentiary Forum is organized to support the dialogue platform at the national level, as well as to discuss and share experiences with other prison services on the humanization of criminal legislation, law enforcement practices leading to a reduction in the prison population, the introduction of probation and resocialization mechanisms.
The exhibition presents the exhibition "Prison Art Exhibition" of paintings and hand-made articles made by convicts.