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Imagining the Abolition of Incarceration – what would it mean for women and girls?

The numbers of women criminalised and imprisoned in the world’s prisons continues to rise at a time when male rates of imprisonment are relatively stable. Why are the number of women criminalised and imprisoned increasing?  What does the community gain by locking women up? And what would the consequences of abolishing prison for women be?  Will we allow ourselves to imagine a world without prisons? The leading women campaigners from Canada Senator Kim Pate, New Zealand, Professor Tracey McIntosh, and Australia lawyer and founder of Sisters Inside Deb Kilroy

Earlier Event: April 8
The Rules of the Game