06 July 2022
Facilitating change and justice reform in times of war in Ukraine
Probation: why and how – A must read for starting a probation system
22 February 2022Read about why probation is a great alternative sanction to imprisonment and learn how to introduce it in a criminal justice system.
NHC’s hand in the development of the Serbian Probation Service
14 December 2021Interview with Probation expert Frans Clobus on the development of a new risk assessment instrument for the Serbian Probation Service.
Milestone: Nationwide probation PR campaign set to roll out in Ukraine
18 November 2021Despite being the new kid on the block in the world of probation, Ukraine has rolled out an impressive probation PR campaign, find out more.
Montenegro’s Probation Success Paves the Way for Others
05 August 2020In 2019 the NHC facilitated a transfer of knowledge from the Montenegrin probation service to a newly established project with the Ukrainian Center of Probation.
Promoting rehabilitation rather than retribution in criminal justice— Ukraine: Working together to develop probation
05 August 2020In this interview, Jochum Wildeman and Koen Goei share their experiences with helping to further the Ukrainian probation system.
5 Years of Probation Ukraine: How Has It Contributed to Safer Societies?
11 March 20205 years after introducing a probation system in Ukraine, Probation in Ukraine together with the NHC and the CILC celebrated this anniversary with an open forum to look back on its first successes
Probation and Capacity Building in Europe: an Interview with Leading Probation Expert Anton van Kalmthout
23 January 2020Interview with Probation Expert Anton van Kalmthout shares his views probation and alternative sanctions, and penal reform in Europe.
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.