The pocket-size booklet Picture it in Prison has been developed for foreign national prisoners and prison staff to overcome language obstacles. The booklet consists of over 450 pictures which are classified per theme and translations of sixty basic words and sentences in twenty frequently spoken languages in prison. These languages are: English, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, French, Russian, German, Turkish, Romanian, Italian, Dutch, Albanese, Greek, Japanese, Swedish, Swahili, Persian, Hindi and Polish.


The booklet (72 pages) can be ordered via prisonwatch@prisonwatch.org for € 6 (excluding 6% VAT and postal costs). For large orders (over 2.000) it is possible to add the logo of the prison service / organisation on the reverse side of the cover.


You can contact Prison Watch via prisonwatch@prisonwatch.org for more information and a download of the copyright version of the booklet. Please find below a copy of the translation of the basic human rights of foreign national prisoners in twenty languages.












Basic Human Rights of Foreign National Prisoners