Visible and Invisible Consequences of Mass Incarceration in Latin America

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015, 2:00 pm

This workshop will provide participants with an overview and analysis on the latest LAC prison population statistics, trends and demographics (the visible consequences); as well as an analysis about the characteristics and challenges faced today by approximately 2.000.000 children whose parents are in prison and their families (the invisible consequences). The workshop will also provide examples of civil society and faith based organizations led initiatives to support, assist and defend the rights of this population of children and families.


Adriana Beltran, Washington office on Latin America

Luciano Cadoni, Church World Service and the Latin America & the Caribbean Platform for Children of Incarcerated Parents (NNAPEs)



Contributing Sponsors & Partner Organizations