Questions for monitors
Do the detainees have access to recreational activities? If so, how often?
What sports activities are proposed?
What socio-cultural activities are proposed?
Are recreational activities ─ especially sports activities ─ proposed in addition to the daily outdoor exercise periods?
What arrangements are made to ensure that all detainees (including those who work or follow training courses) have access to recreational activities?
Does the institution have dedicated facilities for sports activities? In what condition are these premises? How are they equipped?
Does the institution have dedicated facilities for socio-cultural activities? In what condition are these premises? Are these premises sufficiently spacious and suitably equipped?
Who is responsible for the animation and supervision of proposed recreational activities? Are partnerships with civil society organised?
Is the number of places for recreational activities limited? Who decides which detainees have access to them? What is the selection criteria?
Are there any indications that access is denied to recreational activities on a discriminatory basis?
To what types of recreational activity do detainees serving long sentences have access?
Do persons remanded in custody have access to recreational activities?
Are detained children and young adults offered constructive activities that meet their development needs?
Do detained women and girls have access to the same recreational activities as those offered to male inmates?
Are the proposed activities appropriate for foreign detainees (especially with regard to the language utilised)?
Are the activities appropriate for people from minorities? What types of activity are offered to them?
Do persons with physical or mental disabilities have the opportunity to participate in recreational activities? If So, which ones?
Are LGBTI persons discriminated against in access to recreational activities?