Haiti has a very basic prison system with 7,000 prisoners held in 17 institutions.

Panopticon Consulting undertook a programme assessment mission and proposed various interventions on:

  • organisational structure;
  • reducing overcrowding;
  • juvenile justice;
  • prison management;
  • inspection and monitoring;
  • healthcare;
  • architecture and design of buildings;
  • security;
  • establishing a ‘model’ prison;
  • staff anti-corruption;
  • prison reform and rehabilitation programmes.