23 January 2020
Probation and Capacity Building in Europe: an Interview with Leading Probation Expert Anton van Kalmthout
Slovakia Takes Up EPTA Leadership to Work Towards Better Prisons
07 January 2020Meetings at the end of last year saw Slovakia take over leadership of the European Penitentiary Training Academies, a network that aims to improve cooperation amongst penitentiary training academies.
Mirlinda is Going to University!
02 December 2019After a sccessful fundraising campaign this summer, "Mirlina" has started university. She will be studying criminology.
Bringing Together Penitentiary Academy Experts to Improve Prison Education Across Europe
12 November 2019International experts began work on a report on Europe’s most effective practices related to penitentiary training on leadership, dynamic security and managing difficult inmates.
Probation in Ukraine Contributing to Safer Society
07 November 2019Experts and practitioners in probation from the Netherlands and Latvia met with Ukrainian counterparts in an effort to push forward the probation system in Ukraine.
Dutch Government Policies on Life Imprisonment Should Be in Line with CoE Standards, NGOs argue
30 September 2019NGOs argue Dutch government should do more to bring policies on life imprisonment in line with Council of Europe Standards.
From Dictatorship to Democracy: Albania, Ukraine and Everywhere Else
18 September 2019The pathways between dicatorship and democracy were highlighted in this year's Night of the Dictator in The Hague. Human rights defenders from Ukraine and Albania shared their stories.
Come to the Interactive Tour: From Dictatorship to Democracy on Sept. 13!
04 September 2019The 2019 Night of Dicatorship takes place September 13. During the interactive tour there will be speakers from Albania and Ukraine, and a quiz on dicatorships and democraries.
Helping young detainees explore their hidden potential: An international training in Tirana
30 July 2019Albanian and Kosovar youth workers, prison staff and creative teachers came together in Tirana for a training organized by NHC and Young in Prison.