ICPA And Community News

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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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Second World Congress on Community Corrections

12th May 2015

The event is co-hosted by the APPA and the ICCA. The 2nd World Congress on Community Corrections is to be held on July 14-16, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA.

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CALL FOR ARTICLES for a Special Edition 2015 of CRIMSA Journal: Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology

12th May 2015

The Editorial Team of the CRIMSA Journal: Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology, invite scholars, practitioners and researchers to submit articles for consideration for publication in a Special Edition of the journal scheduled for publication in 2015.

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CALL FOR PAPERS – 11th Reintegration Puzzle Conference

12th May 2015

The organising committee invites submissions from organisations and individuals that are related to the theme “Incarceration Alternatives”.

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On-Line Course on the American Prison and Prisoner Writing

12th May 2015

“Incarceration’s Witnesses: American Prison Writing” is a massive, open, on-line course (or MOOC) on the edX platform.

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The World Prisons Directory (WPD)

12th May 2015

The World Prisons Directory (WPD) is the first global website providing information on penitentiary facilities on all continents of the Globe. Our goal is to create better connections between prison facilities and society.

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CSC’s Online Virtual Tour: Beyond the Fence: A Virtual Tour of a Canadian Penitentiary

12th May 2015

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) recently launched an online virtual tour titled Beyond the Fence: A Virtual Tour of a Canadian Penitentiary.

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