Creating a scandal - prison abolition and the policy agenda
The International Conference on Penal Abolition (ICOPA) is a bi-annual gathering of activists, academics, journalists, practitioners, people currently or formerly imprisoned, survivors of state and personal harm, and others from across the world who are working towards the abolition of imprisonment, the penal system, carceral controls and the prison industrial complex.
The Howard League for Penal Reform organised and hosted the above international conference on 23, 24 & 25 July 2008 at Kings College London.
Papers and Presentations
Thank you to everyone who participated in ICOPA XII: Creating A Scandal. Below are just some of the presentations and papers that were given at this year's conference.