EPEA Misson

The European Prison Education Association 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. 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.Apart from serving the aims of the organisation by encouraging the formation of national branches, etc. the EPEA organises a major international conference on prison education every two years.

Working to promote sound principles and good practice for prison education in Europe… and beyond!


Registration nr BRREG.NO 889 028 432 – more information

Bank Details

Name of the bank: DnB NOR
IBAN: NO2216382496969
Address: DnB NOR, Aker brygge Stranden 21, N-0021 OSLO, Norway

Happy Christmas!
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Dear members, dear partners, Very soon 2015 will be our past; a new year is knocking on our doors. We are proudly looking back on this past year, with as a highlight the Antwerp Conference. It was so good to … Read More

EPEA 10 Year Strategy Document
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As outlined at the recent EPEA Conference in Antwerp, the Steering Committee had made available a draft strategy document for comment from members. At the latest SC meeting November 7th 2015 in Prague this document was approved. Please find below … Read More

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We have approved the Annual Report of European Prison Education Association for the period 1. January – 31. December 2014. The Annual Report has been prepared in conformity with the Financial Statements Act. To download a copy click here.

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