Health in Prison Theme

Health in Prison theme enables the research of rights violations experienced by sick prisoners, brings these into view and informs the public regarding those violations. Its goal is minimizing the issues and problems they experience by being in touch with sick prisoners and informing them through this communication about their rights with regards to medicine and responding to their demands, needs and complaints.

In this field of, which monitors, reports and advocates without discrimination in the human rights context, current data in respect of the prisoners is being announced and news about the topic and the demands of prisoners are being relayed to the associations.

Civil Society in Penal System Association(CİSST) constituted a platform that includes other non-governmental organizations and named Health in Prison Network with a goal to enable every prisoner’s access right to health equally.