Past event

Research Event

Substitute Jurisdiction: Police Detention of Remand Prisoners in Japan

Chatham House, London

Asia Programme

Participants

Speaker: Silvia Atanassova Croydon, Oxford University
Chair: John Swenson-Wright, Associate Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House

Overview

The speaker will trace the origins of the substitute prison system and examine the domestic attempts to reform the system.

Silvia Atanassova Croydon recently completed her doctoral research at Oxford University on the rights of prisoners in Japan.