Knowledge Managment in Catalonia Correctional Services
Jesus Martinez Marin<br />Ghent, 23 th October 2010.<br />
The system of <br />penal execution in Catalonia<br />
summary<br />The political , judicial and administrative context<br />The penitentiary system<br />The knowledge management program .<br />
SPAIN The political context<br />SPAIN: Constitution 1978 The Parliamentary Monarchy<br />The State of the Autonomies <br /> 17 AA CC and 2 provinces in Africa<br /> The CCAA obtain their competences in accordance with <br /> what previously has been settled in its own Statutes<br /> An increase from 38 to 46 million inhabitants in 10 years<br />Le contexte politique et administrative<br />
CATALONIA The political and administrative context<br />Catalonia: 4 provinces and 7,3 millions inhabitants<br />Catalonia is the only Autonomous Community that gathers all the competences transferred on the subject of juvenile justice, penitentiary administration and police.<br />The Criminal Code and the Penitentiary Law they are the same ones in all the State but there is two penitentiary administrations completely independent: the one of Spain and the one of Catalonia<br />Catalonia has created an agency, the SSPRJJ, with the mission of:<br />taking care of the execution of sentences and measures on the whole population (adults as well as minors) <br />offering technical advice to the judiciary, <br />victim-offender mediation programs and victim protection offices services and of attention to the victim.<br />The SSPRJJ is organized in two directions general:DG of Resources and Penitentiary RegimeDG of Penal Execution in the Community and of Juvenile Justice<br />
Evolution of the penitentiary population<br />10525<br />Posts 8.800<br />2650<br />6662<br />6073<br />6405<br />6924<br />7416<br />8094<br />8305<br />8970<br />9395<br />10051<br />1984<br />1994<br />2000<br />2001<br />2002<br />2003<br />2004<br />2005<br />2006<br />2007<br />2008<br />2009<br />>Since 2000 Catalonia has had an increase of 61% of inmates while <br />the population has increased 20%<br />
14.000 hours of training.</li></ul>We work for the department of justice (Courts and penitentiary Services), with 15.000 employees.<br /><ul><li>For the area of Penitentiary Services, we take care of the initial training and the continuous training.
The center (CEJFE) has a staff of 50 workers and an annual budget of 6 million Euros.</li></li></ul><li>What have we made in Knowledge Management?<br /><ul><li>In the last 4 years (2006-2009) we have developed a communities of practice program.
For us a community of practice is a group of professionals who work for voluntary decision in a project that pretends to elaborate new knowledge.
This new knowledge has to be useful for the activities of the Department.</li></li></ul><li>Why we do this program?<br /><ul><li>Fashion....? Social web.
Some previous experiences of members of our organization.
Official Statistics<br />612 workers rehabilitation programs of prison participated in the program during 2009<br />289 employees of the Juvenile Justice has also participated very actively in the area of knowledge management.A total of 901 workers have participated in such groups with very promising results. <br />26<br />
The book of Compartim program.<br />El treballcol·laboratiu a l’AdministracióAportacions del programa Compartim<br />The collaborative work in government. Contributions Compartim program<br />27<br />