February 2013 Archives (International News)

19th February 2013

UK: Howard League publishes paper on 'Intelligent Justice'

The Howard League for Penal Reform has published a thought-provoking pamphlet comparing the effectiveness of prison terms and community sentences in preventing crime. Read more

22nd February 2013

Penal Reform International criticises CEDAW Committee’s lack of focus on women as defendants

Penal Reform International (PRI) criticised the CEDAW Committee's focus on women as victims, overlooking the rights of female defendants Read more

26th February 2013

Eng & Wales: Report published on children's experience of violence in custody

The Children’s Rights Alliance for England has published a report as part of the Ending Violence against Children in Custody project, presenting findings of research carried out with children and young people with experience of custody. Read more

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