ICPA And Community News


University of New Brunswick – Offender Case Management Study

9th February 2016

Researchers at the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies at the University of New Brunswick Saint John Campus are conducting a survey on current offender case management and supervision practices in the field. The purpose of the current study is to gather information to help inform case management application procedures and training development for staff. This […]

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Yellow Ribbon Project Czech

2nd February 2016

Yellow Ribbon Run helps to break down prejudice. Its ambition is to draw attention to employment of ex-offenders. Very unusual relay-teams will stand on the track of the Volkswagen Prague Marathon this year with the motto ‘Runaway from prejudice!’ The relay teams will be made up of inmates, ex-offenders, Czech Prison Service representatives, the Office of Ombudsman […]

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2015 ICPA Awards Winners!

25th January 2016

The International Corrections and Prisons Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Awards Programme – a recognition for their contribution to the development and progress of the professional corrections. Congratulations to the 2015 Winners: Offender Management and Reintegration Award Gobierno del Estado de Chihuahua – Mexico The award was given because of […]

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“Minus the urinals and painted pink”? What should a women’s prison look like?

11th January 2016

Historically prison buildings have largely been designed for the majority male prisoner population. However, the growing understanding that women who offend are different from men − from their typical backgrounds and the nature of their offences, to their experience of abuse and their care-taking responsibilities is also leading architects and planners to consider how prison facilities might also be designed […]

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SAVE THE DATE: ICPA’s 18th AGM and Annual Conference

2nd December 2015

SAVE THE DATE ICPA returns to Europe for its 18th Annual Conference with the theme ‘Correctional Leadership: Engaging Hearts and Minds’ in Bucharest hosted by the National Administration of Penitentiaries. Mark your calendar and plan to join us in Romania 2016! To view the ‘Invitation to ICPA 2016 Bucharest’ video CLICK HERE

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Southern African Journal of Criminology – Reports on ICPA 2014 Namibia

16th September 2015

The Research & Development Committee of ICPA is pleased to announce the publication of a Special Edition of the Southern African Journal of Criminology (Volume 1, 2015) on the theme of “Change in African Corrections – From Incarceration to Reintegration”. This was the theme of the 16th Annual ICPA Conference held in Windhoek, Namibia and […]

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Recognising Achievement: The World Prison Brief

25th August 2015

At the 16th ICPA Annual Conference, October 2014 in Windhoek, Namibia, the ICPA’s President’s Award was presented to the International Centre for Prison Studies (ICPS) in London, UK, for their highly valuable work in the field of corrections worldwide. ICPS assists governments and other agencies to develop appropriate policies on prisons and the use of […]

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U.S. Department of Education Launches Second Chance Pell Pilot Program for Incarcerated Individuals

6th August 2015

As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to create a fairer, more effective criminal justice system, reduce recidivism, and combat the impact of mass incarceration on communities, the Department of Education today announced a Second Chance Pell Pilot program to test new models to allow incarcerated Americans to receive Pell Grants and pursue the postsecondary […]

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ICPA partners in EU Project – Radicalization Prevention in Prisons

10th July 2015

The project “2015-1-PT01-KA204-013062 – Radicalization Prevention in Prisons (R2PRIS)” promoted by the BSAFE LAB of the University of Beira Interior has been approved for funding by the ERASMUS + Portuguese National Agency. With an overall budget of approximately 330.000,00 EUR, the R2PRIS project aims to: 1. Create awareness on the broad picture of terrorism, the mind […]

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Privacy policy

23rd June 2015

INTERNATIONAL CORRECTIONS AND PRISONS ASSOCIATION PRIVACY POLICY HOW WE COLLECT, STORE AND USE YOUR INFORMATION This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the www.icpa.ca website (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products […]

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