Guidance Document on the Nelson Mandela Rules
Produced by ODIHR and PRI, this practical tool provides guidance for implementing the UN revised Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (the Nelson Mandela Rules).
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.
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.
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.
PRI’s Annual Report 2017
The annual report outlines PRI's achievements, impact and highlights from 2017. Find out about out national, regional and international work from the past year.
Detention Monitoring Tool: Incident management and independent investigations
This Factsheet provides guidance to monitoring bodies in assessing whether prison authorities have fulfilled all the obligations that arise in cases of serious incidents in custody. Part of the Detention Monitoring Tool.