The World Congresses Against the Death Penalty: for 18 years they have been an unmissable event for abolitionists around the world!

Initiated and organised by ECPM in 2001, the triennial World Congresses Against the Death Penalty represent a key moment in the global abolitionist campaign. 18 years after the 1st World Congress in Strasbourg, an ever greater number of abolitionists from across the world will meet in Brussels in February 2019. The World Congresses pursue broad […]

7th World Congress Against the Death Penalty: 4 days, 5 locations, 115 countries represented and more than 1,500 abolitionists expected

An unmissable moment for abolitionist activists, the World Congress Against the Death Penalty encourages States to make concrete commitments, mobilises public opinion and helps develop joint strategies. The 7th Congress will be held in Brussels, Europe’s capital, from 26 February to 1 March 2019. It is organised by ECPM, in partnership with the World Coalition […]