Newsletters

Whether you prefer to be sent an email or receive a newsletter through the post, we'd love to keep you up-to-date with all the latest Prisoners Abroad news.

Every month we send out an e-newsletter full of information about our work, ways to get involved, interesting news from around the world, and more. It’s completely free and really easy to sign-up for, all we need is your name and email address. You can unsubscribe at any time too, by entering your email in the box on the right >>

We also produce a newsletter written for, and mostly by, the people we work with around the world. It features, artwork and poetry created by people imprisoned overseas too. You can download the latest newsletter and a number back-issues below.

Posted on 16th May 2017

Prisoners Abroad News – Spring 2017

Man’s best friend – A detainee in the USA has written our lead article this month about how he got involved with a prison programme which trains dogs to detect bombs through odour. We also have some wonderful creative writing pieces and poetry as well as a feature on the ideas of ‘killing time’.

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Posted on 9th January 2017

Prisoners Abroad News with Family Voices – Winter 2016/17

In this issue we launch our new newsletter for families of prisoners overseas. In Family Voices, we look back over the last year in family events and provide advice on booking visits to see family members detained in France and Spain. The regular newsletter contains a review of this year’s Koestler exhibition with personal accounts […]

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Posted on 20th September 2016

Prisoners Abroad News with Rebuild – Autumn 2016

In this issue, Derek tells us how focusing on goals helped him through difficult times in a Thai prison and we hear about whether repatriation proved to be everything a prisoner in Spain was hoping for in the final article of the series. The resettlement newsletter Rebuild offers personal accounts from ex-prisoners starting over, combining […]

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Posted on 7th July 2016

Prisoners Abroad News – Summer 2016

Don writes from an immigration detention facility in the USA and describes his frustrations about being so close and so far from release. Plus a family member shares her techniques for dealing with stress and anxiety.

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Posted on 12th April 2016

Prisoners Abroad News – Spring 2016

In this issue, a prisoner writes about his experience of detention in the Philippines, and we look at the issue of trials ‘in absentia’.

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