Inter-institutional Penitentiary Board
The Institutional Penitentiary Board is a mechanism promoted by the Office of the Attorney General for Human Rights and aims to increase the participation of representatives of sectors of civil society and public institutions. It is coordinated by the Deputy Prosecutor's Office for the Defense of Civil and Individual Rights, and brings together representatives of eight organizations. They work to monitor the situation of persons deprived of their liberty.
Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?
Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?
Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?
Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?
Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?
Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?
- only backed by a governmental program or policy
- Mode of selection of participants
- Type of participants
- civil society
- democratic innovation yields no decision