29 September 2017Hsinyi Lin: “just giving people the information is often enough”
Last year, the Taiwan Alliance to End the Death Penalty (TAEDP) took part in the international “Draw Me Abolition” competition and three artists won the right to be included in the travelling exhibition. The Alliance’s Director, Hsinyi Lin, visited us in Paris and explained the Alliance’s...
29 September 2017From Beccaria to Badinter: the roots of abolition
A refusal to accept the death penalty is inseparable from a notion of justice inherited from the Enlightenment and, more particularly, the thoughts of the Tuscan philosopher Cesare Beccaria. An analysis of the first case of abolition in history and its repercussions in France.
In 1764, Cesare...
19 September 2017ADPAN is recruiting a coordinator for its program in Malaysia & Indonesia
ADPAN is recruiting a coordinator for its program in Malaysia & Indonesia (with European funding, the association Together Against the Death Penalty (ECPM) heads the project):
Anti Death Penalty Asia Network (ADPAN) is an independent cross-regional network committed to working for...