Prisoners in Abu Dhabi showcase their skills

Abu Dhabi: Products crafted by prison inmates in Abu Dhabi went on show at an exhibition in Dubai, thanks to the support given by the Reformative and Punitive institutions. The Permanent Exhibition at the Cassells Al Barsha Hotel in Dubai will showcase the handicrafts born out of the passion of prisoners while serving terms for various offences.

While opening the exhibition, Director of Reformative and Punitive Institutions at the Abu Dhabi Police, Colonel Saif Matar Al Zaabi thanked the partners in the private sector for shouldering their corporate social responsibility to help the prisoners enhance various work skills.

Prisoners are given training by the police in different trades to reintegrate them into normal social life and empower them to earn their and their families’ daily bread once released.

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