Country-level documents | Information hubs | Guidance and organisation reports | COVID-19 hubs

Country level documents

UK Health Security Agency | Access documents

Scotland | Access documents

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention USA | Access documents

France | Access documents

Guidance and reports from organisations

European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT): Statement of principles relating to the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the context of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in English, French and Russian

WHO  Prevention and control of COVID-19 in prisons and other places of detention

National Prevention Mechanism (NPM) Association for the Prevention of Torture - Monitoring places of detention through the COVID-19 Pandemic

AMEND Resources from University of California, San Francisco including a webinar for correctional staff COVID-19 in correctional facility: answers, advice and actions

Royal College of General Practitioners  COVID-19 Guidance for healthcare in secure environments

UNODC  Policy documents on drug treatment etc in prisons 

EMCDDA  Trendspotter briefing: impact of COVID-19 on patterns of drug use and drug-related harms in Europe

ECDC  Guidance on infection and control of COVID-19 in prisons.  


Information hubs

Europris are also collecting policies/regulations by European prison authorities.

European Prison Observatory - Report on COVD-19 in European Prisons.

Association for the Prevention of Torture has a new portal of documents from around the world.

COVID-19 prisons  a website compiling the measures taken by prison administrations around the world to respond to the difficulties posed by coronavirus. 

International Corrections and Prisons Association  Collection of COVID-19 resources from around the world


Generic COVID-19 hubs for information (not prison specific)

ECDC - COVID-19 Resources

WHO - COVID-2019 Situation reports. Database of publications on COVID-19 Global research on COVID-19. Country and Technical Guidance website with information and guidance on COVID-19 

LitCovid - curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about COVID-19.

EPPI Centre - COVID-19: a living systematic map of the evidence.

Cochrane - Special collections on COVID-19