Cause for Alarm: The Incarceration of Women for Drug Offences in Europe and Central Asia, and the need for Legislative and Sentencing Reform

Published: 
27 March 2012
Author: 
Iakobishvili, E.
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A Harm Reduction International report that calculates the number of females in prison for drug offences in Europe and Central Asia. It finds that in some countries more than half of female prisoners are imprisoned for non-violent drug offences.