An International Peace Meeting was held in Berlin (Germany) from 10-12 September 2023. Among other things, various forums dealt with topics related to building and maintaining peace.>> More ...
Once a year, the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ), part of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), invites the member states and members of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to a meeting in Vienna.>> More ...
There are many reasons to say 'NO' to the death penalty. It is not a just punishment, since it 'offers no justice to victims, but rather foments revenge ... And it prevents any possibility of correcting a possible miscarriage of justice.'
Dr. Jonathan Werner held a lecture at the Restorative Justice Congress in Puerto Rico (february 2020).
A meeting to promote and support the care of people in prison: Vatican 7-8 november 2019.
What does the rejection of the death penalty by Pope Francis mean? Some theological considerations by Prof. Dr. Fred van Iersel.
ICCPPC Congress Panama 6-10 February 2017:
Report of the president at the XIV congress of ICCPPC
"Dear Friends, some time has passed since our last Congress held in Yaounde, Cameroon in September 2011."
"When tickets to the future are no longer valid"
Prof. Dr. Theo de Wit held a lecture at the ICCPPC Congress in Panama City.
Approaches to a prison spirituality
Presentation Jorge Garcia Cuerva - ICCPPC Panama City.
A poor Church for the poor
Presentation Elvy Monzant Árraga - ICCPPC Panama City.
Presentation Fr. Satuerto - ICCPPC Panama City.
For Justice and Mercy offers international texts on the position of prison chaplaincy and examples from the praxis.
The initiative for this publication was taken by the board of ICCPPC to pay extra attention to its 65 years existence, and to the Year of Mercy 2016.
In 2015 Pope Francis visited in Bolivia the overcrowded Palmasola prison. Click on the link to read his speech to the incarcerated men and women.
"I would like to share a few ideas with you on certain issues which, although debatable in part - in part! - touch directly upon the dignity of the human person and therefore concern the Church, in her mission of evangelization, of human advancement, of service to justice and to peace."
In 2014 the board of ICCPPC met in Delhi (India). Click on the link to read the report.