Penal Reform International (PRI)

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 60-62 Commercial Street London
E1 6LT
Country: United Kingdom
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.penalreform.org
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Criminal Justice

  • Other:'health, addictions, juvenile justice'
Short description:
Penal Reform International is an international non-governmental organisation working on penal and criminal justice reform worldwide.
Objectives:
PRI seeks to achieve penal reform by promoting:
-The development and implementation of international human rights instruments in relation to law enforcement and prison conditions
-The elimination of unfair and unethical discrimination in all penal measures
-The abolition of the death penalty
-The reduction of the use of imprisonment throughout the world
-The use of constructive non-custodial sanctions which support the social reintegration of offenders whilst taking into account the interests of victims.
Other offices:
Region Countries Website Email
Middle East and Northern Africa Jordan priamman@penalreform.org
Europe Russian Federation vsergeyeva@penalreform.org
Central and Western Asia Kazakhstan priastana@penalreform.org
Central and Western Asia Georgia tchanturia@penalreform.org