FOKO Conference 2016
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The Norwegian branch of EPEA, FOKO, will hold its annual conference in Sundsvold November 2-4, 2016 with the following interesting program Crime policy, from expert guided to media guided – by prof. at Police College Paul Larsson Inclusion, how to … Read More

Danish Conference on Prison Education
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180 Danish prison teachers take part in a two days national conference arranged by the Danish Prison and Probation Service with the theme “Creating a Common Pedagogcy and Didactic Foundation”. The conference takes up many aspects of prison education and all participants … Read More

FOKO Annual conference 2015
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The Norwegian prison teacher organisation FOKO is having their annual conference for the 320 members from October 21, 2015. This is the 20th conference in FOKOs history. The main topics at this conference are radicalism in prison and mental healthcare … Read More

Life imprisonment in Scandinavia
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Life prisoners in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland can take part in education The study says: Imprisonment does not mean that offenders must be clearly separated from society until they might have the chance to be “successfully” reintegrated in society. … Read More

IDEP – Denmark
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To celebrate the International Prison Education Day Denmark starts distance prison education for prisoners. Inmates in closed prisons in Denmark can from this day forward take part in distance education conducted by teachers employed by the prison service and by … Read More

Torfinn Langelid Honored with the Royal Norwegian St. Olavs Orden
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EPEA congratulates Torfinn Langelid, Norway, to the very well-earned and prestigious honour, the “Royal Norwegian St. Olavs Orden”, which is a knighthood conferred on Norwegian inhabitants as a reword for “excellent work for the country and humanity”. Langelid will recieve … Read More