World Prison Brief - International Centre

for Prison Studies (ICPS)


European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations (HEUNI)

SPACE Penal Statistics I

Department of State USA Human Rights Reports

Governmental organisations

UN Crime and Justice Information Network (UNCJIN)

UN Interregional Crime and Justice

Research Institute (UNICRI)

UN African Institute for the Prevention of

Crime and the Treatment of Offenders (UNAFRI)

UN Latin American Institute for Crime Prevention

and Treatment of Offenders (ILANUD)

UN Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention

of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders (UNAFEI)

Non governmental organisations (NGO’s)

Amnesty International

Human Rights Watch

Penal Reform International


International Centre for the Prevention of Crime (ICPC)

Dignity Danish institute against torture

Network organisations

International Corrections and Prisons Associations (ICPA)


Vera Institute of Justice

Commission on Safety and Abuse in America’s Prisons

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR)


Asia Crime Prevention Foundation (ACPF)

Asian and Pacific Conference of Correctional Administrators

































































































European Prison Education Association (EPEA)

Confideration of European Probation (CEP)

Fair Trials International

European Forum for Restorative Justice

The AIRE Centre

WHO Health in Prison Project

International Centre for Criminal Law

Reform and Criminal Justice Policy


Defence for Children International (DCI)

The International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO)

Child Rights International Network (CRIN)

Young In Prison (YIP)

Children of Prisoners Europe

Council of Juvenile Correctional Administration


Center on Juveniles and Criminal Justice

Prison Fellowship International (PFI)

International Commission for

Catholic Prison Pastoral Care (ICCPPC)

International Prison Chaplains' Association (IPCA)

Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS)

Gevangenenzorg Nederland