Commentary

Review our most recent commentaries and analyses on women, drug policy, and incarceration below.

Formerly Incarcerated Women in the Americas Connect in First-Ever Regional Workshop

Formerly incarcerated women from eight countries across the Americas are taking steps towards building a regional network to share experiences and push for policy reforms, in the face of a concerning, regionwide increase in incarceration rates that are disproportionately impacting women.

by Teresa García Castro, Aug 22, 2019

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Groundbreaking Regional Report Explores the Impact of Drug Policy on Children of Incarcerated Parents

The first-of-its-kind investigation focuses on a rarely-examined crossroads: the rights of children, drug policy, and incarceration.

by Teresa García Castro, May 15, 2019

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