Resources listing

Annual Report

Annual Report 2019

PRI’s Annual Report outlines the impact of our work and achievements in 2019 nationally, regionally and internationally. Highlights in 2019 included: Publication of the Global Prison Trends Report 2019, in partnership with the Thailand Institute of Justice (our annual flagship publication); PRI celebrated its 30th anniversary and launched its 2020-2023 strategy, alongside its new visual profile, which itself […]

Languages: English

Briefing

Coronavirus: Preventing harm and human rights violations in criminal justice systems

As governments around the world continue to navigate the global coronavirus pandemic, with some beginning to ease restrictions in communities and prison systems, while others grapple with increasing infection rates and spikes in cases, PRI’s briefing published 14 July 2020 considers how criminal justice systems are responding, how it is affecting people serving custodial and […]

Languages: English

Multimedia

Webinar launch of Global Prison Trends 2020

Prisons and justice systems are facing unprecedented challenges brought by the COVID-19 global pandemic. At this launch event for PRI’s report, Global Prison Trends 2020, international leaders and experts addressed chronic issues that have led to this human rights and public health crisis with people in prison being so vulnerable – and critically, questioned how […]

Languages: English

Report

Global Prison Trends 2020

PRI’s flagship publication Global Prison Trends, published alongside the Thailand Institute of Justice, was published in April 2020 – at a crucial time – as prisons worldwide are being pushed to breaking point by the COVID-19 pandemic. Global Prison Trends 2020 documents the chronic issues that have led to this human rights and public health […]

Languages: English, French, Japanese, Russian, Spanish

Report

პენიტენციურ სისტემაში უმცირესობათა უფლებების დაცვისა და რეალიზების შესაძლებლობები და გამოწვევები

The qualitative research has been conducted by the Initiative for Social Changes (ISC) within the frames of the project “Monitoring Government’s Commitments and Promoting Penal Reforms through the Engagement of CSOs”, implemented by Penal Reform International South Caucasus Regional Office with the support of the European Union in partnership with organizations – “Rehabilitation Initiative of […]

Languages: English, Georgian

Brochure

მომსახურებების გზამკვლევი მსჯავრდებულებისთვის, ყოფილი მსჯა- ვრდებულებისთვის და პირობით მსჯავრდებულებისათვის

მომსახურებების გზამკვლევი მსჯავრდებულებისთვის, ყოფილი მსჯავრდებულებისთვის და პირობით მსჯავრდებულებისათვის მოამზადა ორგანიზაციამ „სოციალური მუშაკები საზოგადოების კეთილდღეობისთვის“, ევროკავშირის პროექტის „სასჯელაღსრულებისა და პრობაციის რეფორმების ხელშეწყობა და მონიტორინგი სამოქალაქო საზოგადოების ჩართულობით” ფარგლებში, რომელსაც ახორციელებს ორგანიზაცია “ციხის საერთაშორისო რეფორმა” პარტნიორ ორგანიზაციებთან “ინიციატივა მოწყვლადი ჯგუფების რეაბილიტაციისთვის” და “კახეთის რეგიონალური განვითარების ფონდი” ერთად. გზამკვლევის გმოყენება შესაძლებელია შემდეგი მიზნებისათვის: • მსჯავრდებულების, პირობით მსჯავრდებულებისა და […]

Languages: English, Georgian

Report

Sentencing of women convicted of drug-related offences

Drug‑related offences are known to have a particular and disproportionate impact on women. Eighty-two per cent of all women in prison in Thailand are imprisoned for a drug offence; in the Philippines, the proportion of women in prison for a drug offence is 53% and in Peru and Costa Rica it is more than 60%. […]

Languages: English

Guidelines

Women in prison: mental health and well-being – a guide for prison staff

People in prison have a disproportionately high rate of poor mental health, and research shows these rates are even higher for women in prison. While primary care remains the responsibility of healthcare professionals, frontline prison staff play an important role in protecting and addressing mental health needs of women in prison. Penal Reform International (PRI), […]

Languages: English

Report

Penal Reform International’s work in Uzbekistan in 2019 – highlights and successes

A summary of PRI’s work and achievements in Uzbekistan in 2019, on the creation of a new probation service; the development of monitoring mechanisms to prevent torture and ill-treatment in places of detention; investigating complaints and death in custody; and the role of prison staff in rehabilitation programmes and the re-socialisation of detainees. The activities […]

Languages: English