15 May 2012: HRC Partner produces News Digest

The International Centre for Prison studies (ICPS) has produced the eighth issue of its News Digest, a selection of news items frm around the world on prison and the use of imprisonment.

The ICPS is a partner of the HRC and they work together academically to study the use of imprisonment and prison issues.

The Digest aims to cover all regions and include new developments in policy and practice, as well as information from official and intergovernmental bodies. It is produced bi-monthly and this issue covers the period from 1 March to 30 April 2012.

The eighth issue of the digest can be downloaded from the ICPS website: