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ICPR Launches 12th Edition Of The World Prison Population List

06 Nov 2018

Prison populations continue to soar in much of the world, new report published by the Institute for Criminal Policy Research shows.

Well over 11 million people are held in penal institutions throughout the world, according to the latest edition of the World Prison Population List (WPPL), researched and compiled by Roy Walmsley and published on 6 November 2018 by the Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR), at Birkbeck, University of London.  

ICPR launches new publication A Human Rights Approach to Prison Management: Handbook for Prison Staff (3rd edition)

19 Jul 2018

Wednesday 18 July saw the launch of the 3rd edition of A Human Rights Approach to Prison Management: Handbook for Prison Staff, co-authored by Professor Andrew Coyle, Emeritus Professor of Prison Studies at the University of London, and Helen Fair, Research Fellow at the Institute for Criminal Policy Research (ICPR) at Birkbeck.

 

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