Art in Prisons

National Agency for Diversity and Community Culture of the Secretariat of Cultural Management of the Ministry of Culture of Argentina
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Program implements a comprehensive artistic proposal that consists of guitar, percussion, singing and poetry workshops, among others, as well as talks and artistic activities in various prison units throughout the country. It establishes lines of work that point to the future social reintegration of the recipients, addressing social problems from a cultural perspective that provides tools for future labor inclusion after they are released.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Positive assessment by those attending the various workshops and concerts.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Approximately UDS40,000 per year

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Federal Prison Service
Civil Society Organization (CSO)
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)