Global Prison Trends 2018
The fourth edition in PRI’s annual flagship Global Prison Trends series, which identifies topical developments and challenges in criminal justice and prison policy and practice over the last 12 months.
Life Imprisonment: A policy briefing
This briefing assesses the use of life imprisonment as a global phenomenon, drawing on key findings from international research, and examines its use within the context of Goal 16 of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Nelson Mandela Rules and other international standards.
Mental health in prison: A short guide for prison staff
The guide seeks to help prison staff understand and respond appropriately to the mental health needs of adult prisoners.
Model for Reform
Resources for implementing a gender-sensitive approach to non-custodial sentences
A number of resources that were created as part of PRI's pioneering, multifaceted project focusing on the experiences of women completing non-custodial sentences in Kenya.
LGBTI persons deprived of their liberty: a framework for preventive monitoring
A short paper examining how monitoring bodies can start to address discrimination and abuse in detention on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Part of the PRI/APT Detention Monitoring Tool.
Developing effective probation
Find out more about PRI’s innovative, evidenced-based work on delivering effective probation.