Since 1989 Prisoners’ Education Trust has been providing access to broader learning opportunities for prisoners to enhance their chances of building a better life after release.

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18 Jun 2015

Blog: empowering the research community

On the 9th June, PET welcomed academics from around the globe to the University of Cambridge for our second annual symposium, Academic Prisons. Morwenna Bennallick, PhD researcher for PET, who organised the event writes: "The Prisons Research Centre at the Institute of Criminology is an international forerunner in research into the impact and experience of prisons."

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