16th Nordic Prison Education Conference: The prison as a learning area


The 24.- 26. September 2014 the Nordic Network for Prison Education organizes a joint Nordic conference on education of inmates. The conference is a biannual event hosted by a different Nordic country each time. This year it will be held in Denmark, with the Danish Prison and probation Service as the main organizer.

The Nordic Network for Prison Education is an independent network within the Network for Adult Learning under the Nordic Council of Ministers. The network has representatives from Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark. 
24.-26. September 2014

Scandic Hotel Sydhavnen, Copenhagen
Target group: 
Teachers, Study- and career counselors and others with an interest in education and study- and career counseling of inmates.
Scandinavian, however key note speakers will be translated into English and some workshops will be held in English.
The fee is 430,- Euro. This includes participation, hotel and meals during the conference.

If you have questions you can contact members of the Nordic Network for Prison Education:

Anna Fríða Bjarnadóttir, Island, annafrida(ät)fangelsi.is
Kati Sunimento, Finland, kati.sunimento(ät)om.fi
Lea Holst Reenberg, Danmark, leaholst.reenberg(ät)kriminalforsorgen.dk
Lena Axelsson, Sverige, lena.axelsson(ät)kriminalvarden.se
Siren Økland Vardøy, Norge, fmhosva(ät)fylkesmannen.no
Suzanne Five, Norge, suzanne.five(ät)kriminalomsorg.no


 Program - Dansk       Programme - English