Human Rights Charter of Health without Barriers, the European
Federation for Prison Health 2019
As an organization, Health Without Barriers is committed to contributing all of our available means to ensure
that the health-related human rights of prisoners are duly respected, protected and fulfilled.
Lisbon Declaration on Human Rights and Healthcare in Detention Settings
The participants of the 2nd European Conference on Healthcare in Prison, held October 2019 in Lisbon, support and promote the Human Rights Charter of Health
without Barriers, the European Federation for Prison Health.
Suicide attempts and Covid-19 in prison: Empirical findings from 2016 to
2020 in a Swiss prison
A rapid review of early guidance to prevent and control COVID-19 in custodial settings
The WHO Prison
A framework for
assessment of prison
health system performance
CONSIDERATIONS FOR BETTER GOVERNANCE
There is currently a variety of models of prison health accountability across the WHO European Region.
The WHO Regional Office for Europe recommends that leadership should come from health ministries if
health equity between prisons and the outside community is to be achieved. Most importantly, a whole-
of-government approach is required to improve the quality of health services in prisons.
European Conference 2019_Call for abstracts
HWBs Working Groups
Mission & objectives
HWBs_PPT Monarca_WHO Meeting Fall 201
Project summary 2015
Rehab Feed Back 2nd June 2016
Rehab Feed Back Outcomes – 2nd June 2016
Info flyer 3rd June 2015