22 December 2022
The fight for human rights & democracy in Ukraine: Rehabilitative justice as a shared European value
Providing Sustainable Education in Prisons
13 October 2022On this year’s International Day of Education in Prison, we shine a light on the importance of providing juveniles in conflict with the law with stable and good quality education while incarcerated.
Best practices towards rehabilitative criminal justice in the Western Balkans
08 September 2022The NHC hosted a study visit on the topics of ownership & sustainability in the rehabilitation chain of detained young people in Kosovo, North Macedonia and Albania.
Enhancing Cooperation & Increasing Evaluation Between Penitentiary Training Academies: EPTA in 2022
29 June 2022As we kick-off the 15th EPTA Annual Conference in Barcelona, find out more about the conference and the Centre’s objectives for EPTA.
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.
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.