CIFC and Policy Streams Timeline

Policies

Women in prison by HM Inspectorate of Prisons 2005

10/01/2005

Report from Prisons & Probations Ombudsman

11/01/2005

Corston report published

03/01/2007

Gov response from MOJ to Corston

12/01/2007

Carter Report - Securing the Future

12/01/2007

pilot of the conditional cautioning scheme referral

09/01/2008 - 02/01/2009

Gov response from MOJ to Corston

11/01/2008

Titan Prison idea dropped

04/27/2009

Gov reponse from MOJ to Corston

11/01/2009

A Report on the Government’s Strategy for Diverting Women Away from Crime

12/01/2009

Thematic Report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons

07/01/2010

Breaking the Cycle: Green paper

12/01/2010

Consultation period Green paper Breaking the Cycle

12/02/2010 - 03/01/2011

Politics

£9.5 m gov funding for one stop shop provision for women

03/01/2005

Gov response from MOJ to Corston

11/01/2008

Gov minister inform CIFC £15.6 , secured from MOJ for womens centres

01/01/2009

London G20 summit

04/02/2009

Minister announces that CIFC will match the £15.6m fund and is firmly rebutted.

05/01/2009

Government change

07/12/2010

Women Diversionary Fund (WDF) in place

10/01/2010

Emerges womens centres no secure funding from March 2011

02/01/2011

WDF2 one off joint funding-deal MOJ, NOMS, CIFC

03/01/2011 - 12/31/2011

Policy entrepreneurs

Open letter to Secretary of State by Bromley Trust

06/01/2008

meeting with Ministerial Champion for Women & Criminal Justice

07/31/2008

Meeting with Criminal Justice Women's Strategy Unit (CJWSU)

08/07/2008

Steering committee formed CIFC

11/01/2008

CIFC agree drafts of Memorandum of Understanding

02/06/2009 - 06/01/2009

The CIFC agrees the Advocate’s strategic plan

03/01/2009

The Advocate starts work

09/01/2009

Advocate meets Shadow Prisons Minister

02/01/2010

Advocate drafted CIFC's response to Green Paper ' Breaking the Cycle'

12/01/2010

Advocate’s employment contract comes to an end

05/01/2011

Problem

Suicide of women at Styal Prison

12/04/2002

Scale of global economic crisis growing

12/01/2008