Aims to introduce Russian practice of international and European standards in the treatment of prisoners, including the cessation of torture and degrading treatment or punishment/, abandonment of inefficient methods of re-education and correction of convicts
The European Prison Observatory is a project coordinated by the Italian NGO Antigone and is financially supported by the Criminal Justice Programme of the European Union. The organisation studies the condition of national prison systems and alternative means of detention. They compare the conditions to the international norms and standards. They highlight to European experts and practitioners good practices to implement.
Non-political, non-government organisation, EuroPris brings together practitioners with aim of promoting rights based imprisonment, exchanging of information and providing expert assistance to support this agenda. This organisation exists to improve the lives of prisoners and their families, enhancement of public safety and security, reducing reoffending and advancing professionalism in the corrections field.