The objectives of the conference

Health care professionals and managers working in prison settings, and academics from a range of relevant disciplines will enhance their knowledge and skills to manage the resources contributing to the health and well-being of detainees, to mutually strengthen prison health systems, and to support promotion of the fundamental rights and principles of prison health.

Good practice and research

To provide opportunities for participants to share good practice and research, which contribute to better quality of health care and better health of detainees.

Network and partnership

To enable participants to establish network with professionals in other countries and institutions, and through that, build lasting international partnership in prison health in Asia and the Pacific and beyond.

Date November 14-16, 2018
Place Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Venue Cambodiana Hotel in Phnom Penh
Organizers ICRC Mission in Phnom Penh, ICRC regional delegation in Bangkok
Format The conference will be held in plenary sessions.
The three-day Conference will be organized in one-track schedule.

Theme of The Conference

Governance and Leadership for prison health

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Health Service Delivery in the areas of substance use disorders, mental health and communicable diseases

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