Country level documents:

France |  Access documents

Public Health England | Access documents; population management strategies (HMPPS) | Access documents 

Italy | Access documents

Scotland | Access documents  

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA | Access documents 

 

Information hubs:

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

European Prison Observatory - Report on COVD-19 in European Prisons. | Download document 

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 the new coronavirus. 

 

Guidance and reports from organisations:

Penal Reform International  Coronavirus: Healthcare and the human rights of people in prison 

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

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  Preparedness, prevention and control of COVID-19 in prisons and other places of detention: interim guidance and Frequently Asked Questions.

Inter Agency Standing Committee WHO and OHCHR  COVID-19: FOCUS ON PERSONS DEPRIVED OF THEIR LIBERTY

National Prevention Mechanism (NPM) of Argentina (National Committee for the Prevention of Torture) (attached document)

AMEND Resources from University of California, San Francisco including a webinar for correctional staff https://amend.us/covid/ and for people in prison https://vimeo.com/408217505

Royal College of General Practitioners  resource hub for practitioners  and a patient guide for people in prison 

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.  

 

Generic COVID-19 portals for information (not prison specific):

ECDC - website on COVID-19

ECDC - Threat Reports App

WHO - website with information and guidance on COVID-19 and official COVID-19 page

WHO - COVID-2019 Situation reports

 

COVID-19 Online Libraries

WHO - Global research on COVID-19. Database of publications 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