Europe

International Corrections & Prisons Associations
Address: , Belgium
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ICPA believes imprisonment should be a last resort thus they support the development of alternative sanctions and community corrections.

Business Website Address: http://icpa.ca
Business Phone Number: (+32) 495-58-80-00
Prison and Freedom
Address: Moscow, , Russia
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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

Business Website Address: http://www.prison.org
Business Phone Number: +7 (499) 978 29 82
Business Fax: +7 (499) 978-29-82
European Prison Observatory
Address: Rome, , Italy
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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.

Business Website Address: http://www.prisonobservatory.org/
Business Phone Number: 06.4511304
Business Fax: 06.233215489
Prison Watch
Address: AJ Maarssen, , The Netherlands
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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.

Business Website Address: http://www.prisonwatch.org/index.html
Business Phone Number: +31(0)346287187
Business Fax: +31(0)648100333
Address: LC Nieuwegein, , Netherlands
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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.

Business Website Address: http://www.epea.org/
The European Organisation of Prison and Correctional Services (EuroPris)
Address: The Hague, , Netherlands
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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.

Business Website Address: http://www.europris.org
Business Phone Number: +31-6-2505-5692