10-11 December 2015, Dublin, Ireland EuroPris, CEP and the Irish Probation Service organize jointly a workshop on the use of e-learning methods in the training of Prison and Probation staff. The theme will be “Use of E-learning Methods” and the … Read More
A message from the Steering Committee
Welcome to the new website of the European Prison Education Association. The EPEA is an organisation made up of prison educators, administrators, governors, researchers and other professionals, whose interests lie in promoting and developing education and related activities in prisons throughout Europe in accordance with the recommendations of the Council of Europe. The EPEA is recognised by the Council of Europe as a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO). It is commited to working with prison administrations in Europe to further its aims, but is totally free-standing and independent.
The EPEA has established itself as the European voice for prison education drawing its membership from over 40 countries. Acknowledgment of its strength and importance lies in its recognition as an official Non-Government Organisation (NGO) with participatory status at the Council of Europe (COE), and it has been honoured further by its recent election to the Liaison Committee of NGOs with full voting rights.
- Policy Formation
- Professional Development of Prison Teachers
Prison Translater is a coproduction of the European Prison Education Association (EPEA) and Prisons Canton Zurich (PCZ) that primarily intends to simplify communication between prison staff and arrested persons. A Helpful Project for Prison Staff and Inmates Prisontranslator ist eine … Read More