Asia

Center for Prisoners’ Rights
Address: 東京, , Japan
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First Japanese NGO specialising in prison reform. They wish to reform Japanese prison conditions in accordance with international human rights standards and to abolish the death penalty. They research violations that occur in Japanese prisons and publicise their findings. CPR also gives legal advice and assistance to prisoners.

Business Website Address: http://www.cpr.jca.apc.org
Business Phone Number: 03-5379-5055
Business Fax: 03-5379-5055
Address: Ramallah, , Palestine
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The organisation supports Palestinian political prisoners held in Israeli and Palestinian prisons. The provide free legal aid to political prisoners, advocate their rights at the national and international level, and work to end torture and other violations of prisoners’ rights through monitoring, legal procedures and solidarity campaigns.

Business Website Address: http://www.addameer.org
Business Phone Number: + 972 (0)2 296 04 46
Business Fax: +972 (0)2 296 04 47
Address: Thailand
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FOW works to promote women’s rights in politics, society and economics. This includes a focus on prison rights. They coordinate legal aid with lawyers and consultations with social welfare officials.

Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, Office of Civilian Police and Rule of Law Programs (INL/CIV)
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INL/CIV aims to help institutionalise sustainable criminal justice sectors, instil public trust in the Rule of Law and protect human rights within the American legal system. They are often in cooperation with other international bodies, operating throughout the U.S to promote a strong and functioning criminal justice system.