Reference : V-P-PH-E-00434
Date : 06/04/2010
Country/Region : PHILIPPINES
Caption : Manila suburbs, Antipolo City Jail. Since 2009, the National Tuberculosis Programme has been fully implemented with ICRC's support in seven pilot jails and prisons, involving 30'000 inmates.
Photographer : REVOL, Didier
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Overcrowding affects inmates' living conditions and access to basic services, such as water, sanitation and health care. Because of the complexity of the judicial system, some inmates can remain in detention without being sentenced beyond their maximum penalty term.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2672x4000
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour