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The SkillHUBS project aims to develop a transnational counselling and training model for inmates and to elaborate recommendations for the introduction of the model into national prison education systems across Europe.

The introduction of the “skillHUBS” model into EU prison education systems will represent a significant improvement of EU prison education as it will provide more efficient tools for skills assessment among inmates, address actual offenders’ educational needs and provide tailor-made learning opportunities for each individual inmate.

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Pilot training implementation for the development of basic and transversal competences at the Dob prison

As part of the SkillHUBS project at the Dob prison, we are implementing a pilot training to develop basic and transversal competences to improve the employability of prisoners after their…

New US Research report from 2019 Equipping individuals for life beyond bars

The US survey published in 2019 Equipping individuals for life beyond bars[1] is addressing the same crucial question the SkillHUBS project deals with: whether educational and employment training correctional programs…

Fundamental aspects of recognising prison education as a human right

European council recognises prison education as a fundamental human right, but what is it done effectively? The issue of guaranteeing education in prisons still occurs in the 21st century, whilst it…

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