Human rights implications of over-incarceration and overcrowding ; Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Annual report of the High Commissioner of the United Nations. “The present report is written under the basis of the resolution 24/12 of the Council of the Human Rights. It includes analysis of the implications on the Human Rights, the excessive use of incarceration and the overpopulation in prisons, under the basis of the experience of the United Nations and the regional mechanisms of Human Rights, and in the light of the views given by the States, especially their practices in matter of alternatives to detention, and other stakeholders”. Effects caused by the abusive use of incarceration and the overpopulation in prisons on the Human Rights, causes and solutions.