ICPA believes imprisonment should be a last resort thus they support the development of alternative sanctions and community corrections.
Aims to introduce Russian practice of international and European standards in the treatment of prisoners, including the cessation of torture and degrading treatment or punishment/, abandonment of inefficient methods of re-education and correction of convicts
The European Prison Observatory is a project coordinated by the Italian NGO Antigone and is financially supported by the Criminal Justice Programme of the European Union. The organisation studies the condition of national prison systems and alternative means of detention. They compare the conditions to the international norms and standards. They highlight to European experts and practitioners good practices to implement.
Research based organisation aiming to create awareness about what happens inside of prisons and to verify whether the conditions and treatment of prisoners align with international human rights laws.
An NGO that is made up of prison educators, administrator, governors who promote and develop education in prisons in accordance with the recommendations from the Council of Europe.
Non-political, non-government organisation, EuroPris brings together practitioners with aim of promoting rights based imprisonment, exchanging of information and providing expert assistance to support this agenda. This organisation exists to improve the lives of prisoners and their families, enhancement of public safety and security, reducing reoffending and advancing professionalism in the corrections field.