The R2PRIS certification is a capacity building programme developed with the support of the European Commission and built as the result of concerted transnational cooperation between academia, private sector research, correctional sector representatives and practitioners, that aims both to certify professionals at different levels of the prison administration (prison governors, frontline officers and technical staff, internal trainers and facilitators) in the use of the tools that will enable them to identify risks, and screen and assess inmates that may at risk of becoming radicalised, but also to train other colleagues in the use of these tools.
The R2PRIS approach and individual screening tools have been developed to be used with inmates that are suspected of being vulnerable or in a radicalisation path and not the inmates that have been convicted of extremism related violence or terrorism crimes or for being part of a terrorist organisation.
The certification process consists of:
To support their work, certified professionals will have access to:
The R2PRIS project is co-financed by ERASMUS + programme ( KA2 - Strategic partnerships for adult education). ERASMUS + is the new EU programme for Education, Training, Youth, and Sports (2014-2020).
This website has been accomplished during the project “Radicalisation Prevention in Prisons” - 2015-1-PT01-KA204-013062 (R2PRIS), implemented with the financial support of the European Commission through the Erasmus + Programme. This publication reflects the views only of the author, The Portuguese National Agency ERASMUS+ Education and Training and the European Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
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