4 déc. 2023Greece 04.12.2023
Following the amendment of the Penitentiary Code of Greece in 2022, prisoners now have the right...
4 déc. 2023Moldova 04.12.2023
14 representatives from the National Probation Inspectorate (NPI) and 10 territorial Probation...
1 déc. 2023Romania 01.12.2023
On 28 November 2023 in Bucharest, Romanian partners together with the Council of Europe marked...
1 déc. 2023
ESPA-VEP Project continues to support the set-up of prison intelligence mechanism in Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina 1 December 2023
The second working group (WG) session on prison intelligence mechanism (PIU) manual and training...
28 nov. 2023
General Directorates of Prison and Probation Administration initiated work on programmes of preparation for release for violent extremist prisoners in AlbaniaTirana, Albania 20-21 November 2023
A Working Group (WG) composed of representatives of the Albanian General Directorates of Prison...
Through bilateral co-operation activities and projects, the Division for Cooperation in Police and Deprivation of Liberty plays a major role in assisting the beneficiary countries to integrate the Council of Europe standards in their penitentiary, probation and law enforcement institutions. The work related to prisons, probation and the police is an integral part of the overall work of the Council of Europe related to human rights, democracy and the rule of law, the three pillars of the raison d’être of the Organisation, in accordance with its Statute. The main objective is to help the Member States improve their legislation and practice related to the work of the police as well the execution of penal sanctions and measures.
Conference of the Police Network on the use of force in the context of police activities
24 - 25 May 2023, Strasbourg
Multilateral meeting on "The COVID-19 pandemic in prisons and its impact on prison reform priorities"
3 - 4 November 2022, Strasbourg
Conference "Policing in the digital age: How new technologies can help improve policing in our modern societies"
28 - 29 June 2022
Conference "The role of the Police in a democratic society: European Code of Police ethics, nearly 20 years"
20 - 21 October 2020