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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions

Organizations relating to Detention

Society Against Guns in Europe
Soeurs des Petites Filles Pauvres de l'Institut Palazzolo / Bergamo, Italy / Est. 1869
International Mauthausen Committee / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1953
International Prison Chaplains' Association / Oslo, Australia / Est. 1985
Convention Benelux en Matière de Propriété Intellectuelle / Est. 2005
European Civil Servants' International Association of Ex-Resistance Workers, Deportees and Internees / Est. 1981
Nordic Prison Officers' Union
Prison Fellowship International / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1979
Agence internationale des prisonniers de guerre
Treaty on the Protection of Movable Property of Historic Value / Est. 1935
Central American Treaty for the Protection of Industrial Property / Est. 1968
Nordic Packard Owners Club / Hvidovre, Denmark / Est. 1971
Internationales Rechtsanwältekomitee zur Vertretung der Kroatischen Kriegsgefangenen und Opfer von Kriegsverbrechen / Est. 1992
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to the Immunity of State-owned Vessels / Est. 1926
International Programme for Prisoners' Children
Africa Project Development Facility / Est. 1986
Union des fabricants pour la protection internationale de la propriété industrielle et artistique / Paris, France / Est. 1872
Central American Association of Families of Missing Detainees / Est. 1982
International Network of Prison Ministries / Costa Mesa CA, USA
European Prison Education Association / Nieuwegein, Netherlands / Est. 1991
International Federation for the Study of Property Promotion
Fondation internationale de Dachau
Association for the Security and Independence of International Civil Servants / Est. 1988
British Commonwealth Association of Prisoners' Aid Society / Est. 1951
Asia Pacific Privatization Network / Islamabad, Pakistan / Est. 1994

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World Problems relating to Detention

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Abuse of prison labour
Hostage taking
Concentration camps
Prisoners of war
Prisoners of conscience
Political imprisonment
Non-epidemic typhus
Escape from official detention
Privatization of prisons
Inadequate prison conditions and penal systems
Excessive leniency in sentencing of offenders
Inadequate prison capacity
Depriving prisoners of medical treatment
Prison deaths
Solitary confinement
Beating of prisoners
Torture through confinement
Forced disappearance of persons
Detention of family of testifiers
Non-repatriation of prisoners of war
Irresponsible release of genetically modified species
Racial disparities in criminal convictions

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