Tag archive for ‘overcrowding’
By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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The rally in Mytilene on Lesbos, Greece, on January 22, 2020 demanding the Greek government ease severe overcrowding at refugee camps; (far left) a protester holds a placard: ‘Moria demands the camp be withdrawn’ and (left) a simple message for the EU

The rally in Mytilene on Lesbos, Greece, on January 22, 2020 demanding the Greek government ease severe overcrowding at refugee camps; (far left) a protester holds a placard: ‘Moria demands the camp More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Calls for justice overhaul as new figures reveal scale of prison overcrowding

Campaigners have called on the government to end ‘pointless’ short prison sentences, as new official figures show that nine prisons are overcapacity by more than 50%. The extent of overcrowding in prisons More...