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Conoce a algunos/as ponentes y talleristas

A continuación presentamos a algunos/as ponentes, talleristas y personas que compartirán sus testimonios en ICOPA-16. Para saber más puedes ver la agenda de trabajo completa  y encontrar la información detallada sobre las diversas actividades organizadas para estos tres días de trabajo.

¡Te esperamos!


In ICOPA-16 we will have a table destined to the socialization of critical productions with criminalization and prison (in its broadest meanings), generated in all the regions. We encourage you to share with your close and distant  environment this space (non-profit) of books, posters, leaflets, etc., generated in diverse areas of anti-prison analysis and action at the global level. The materials, which we hope to see arriving with you or to be sent if you can´t come, may be displayed or distributed, according to the criteria of people that have produce them.

The only two requirements are that the origins of the materials cannot be from governmental institutions, and cannot express any form of racial, sexual or other kind of discriminations.

We hope whit this to contribute to mutual understanding and sharing initiatives and abolitionists thoughts or criticisms of penal justice, in many different languages.

If you want to be part of this initiative, you can write us to  with the subject “feria” to


Impacts of prison policies in a global context. Experiences of resistance and discussions on abolitionism from Latin America

The Organizing Committee of the ICOPA-16 sends greetings to all those who from afar follow the steps from the ICOPA. This document  inaugurates the meeting, which will take place on 16, 17 and 18 June 2016 in Quito, Ecuador,  with the collaboration of, among others, the Andean Human Rights Program at the University Simón Bolívar and the Committee of  Family and friends of people in prison in Ecuador.

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