IPRT is delighted to have the support of an esteemed Patron, and four Advocates who champion our work in the area of prisoners’ rights and penal reform.
Our Patron and our Advocates have a strong connection with arts in prisons and a lifelong commitment to advocating for the human rights of prisoners.
Patron of IPRT:
Michael D Higgins, President of Ireland
Advocates of IPRT:
Deputy Ivana Bacik T.D. has long been a member and supporter of IPRT, and is a former Board Member of IPRT.
Respect for rights in the penal system with prison as a last resort.