Direzione Generale della Formazione (Ex ISSP)
The former Higher Institute for Penitentiary Studies was established by the decreto legislativo 30 October 1992, n.446. It is an Academy targeting the training of the executive ranks and public officials of the Penitentiary Administration. It is delivering all types of training ranging from the initial training to in-service and specialized programmes.
The former Higher Institute for Penitentiary Studies is also providing surveys on penitentiary issues and is delivering activities to enhance the value of experience in the field and in-depth studies on the staff juridical/penitentiary culture.
Ri.Uscire research group:
- Alessandra Bormioli, prison manager, chief of the Higher Institute’s Research and Studies department; Deputy governor at the Regina-Coeli prison (Rome)
- Antonella Dionisi, trainer, translator/interpreter – responsible for the international relations at the Higher Institute email@example.com
- Maria Strangis, trainer, rehabilitation worker – responsible for the Studies unit within the Higher Institute’s Research and Studies department firstname.lastname@example.org
- Patrizia Trombetti, trainer, rehabilitation worker – responsible for the learning activities at the Higher Institute email@example.com
 A decreto legislativo is an Italian specific act: it is an act adopted by the Government (executive power) under open and formal delegation by the Parliament (legislative power).