Video calls through tablets for the people deprived of liberty in the Penitentiary Centers of Baja California Sur

Name of the local/regional government
Baja California Sur
Mexico
Government representative or decision and policy-maker
Type of initiative
Response
Highest scale of the initiative
Regional
Type of response
Citizen engagement
Social cohesion
Contact information:
Ha-Sey Neria Aguilar
5529792298
ha-sey_neria@sspbcs.gob.mx
Blvd. Gral. Agustin Olachea S/N, Las Garzas 23070 La Paz, Baja California Sur
+52 6121750400 ext. 2315
Initiative language
English

People deprived of liberty were allowed to communicate with their families by video calls that were made through tablets that were available for them in the Penitentiary Centers of Baja California Sur. Derived of the good response of this initiative, this video calls will be available forever even though the pandemic ends, so the people deprived of liberty could continue being able to communicate with all their loved ones despite the distance.

To which (if any) collective(s) is addressed mainly this initiative?
No distiction
Migrants
Is this initiative supported by any organization?
Yes
Organization name
Public Security Secretariat of Baja California Sur
Type of organization
Local/Regional Government
Organization contact information
Ha-Sey Neria Aguilar
5529792298
ha-sey_neria@sspbcs.gob.mx
Blvd. Gral. Agustin Olachea S/N, Las Garzas 23070 La Paz, Baja California Sur
+52 6121750400 ext. 2315
Organization website
https://www.sspbcs.gob.mx/ssp/
This initiative has been created...
As a reaction to specific problems generated by the pandemic

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