22 February 2016
Judges and probation officers share experiences on implementing community service sentences
DCI European Conference: Children’s Rights Behind Bars
16 February 2016The Netherlands Helsinki Committee was present at the successful European Conference on Human Rights of Children Deprived of Liberty organized by the NGO Defence for Children-Belgium.
Crowdfunding project to help juvenile detainees in Albania
30 June 2015The Netherlands Helsinki Committee has started a crowdfunding project for juvenile prisoners in Lezhe, Albania. Currently, 16 juveniles live in horrendous conditions in the prison of Lezhe in Albania.
Study visit in The Netherlands – Interview of two participants from CC Lipjan
19 May 2015From 28 April until 1 May, the Netherlands Helsinki Committee and Dutch Custodial Institutions Agency (DJI) organized a study visit in The Netherlands for sixteen representatives from the Correctional Centre (CC) Lipjan in Kosovo.
Conference on Prevention of Torture in Europe, 8 May in The Hague: Register Now!
11 March 2015Registration is now open for the Conference on the Prevention of Torture in Europe, which the NHC organizes on 8 May, at the premises of and with the cooperation of The Hague University for Applied Sciences.
Help Albanian juveniles!
13 February 2015Currently, 16 juveniles live in horrendous conditions in the prison of Lezhe, Albania. They need a separate building with access to education, so they can improve their prospects for a successful future.
An Albanian Study of the Gender Perspective in the Criminal Justice System
09 February 2015Like in many countries, women in conflict with the law in Albania are neglected as policies are drafted with only the male majority of offenders in mind, creating an urgent need for greater consideration of women's needs in criminal justice and penal policy.
New Deadline of the Essay Contest on the Prevention of Torture
05 January 2015The deadline of the essay contest on the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT) is postponed to 15 February.
Regional course on Advocacy and Policy Influencing for project monitoring partners
10 December 2014From 17 until 19 November, the Netherlands Helsinki Committee organized a course on advocacy and policy influencing, which took place in Skopje, Macedonia.