Water, sanitation, hygiene and habitat in prisons
Updated - Friday 04 November 2005
Year of publication: 2005
ICRC (2005). Water, sanitation, hygiene and habitat in prisons. Geneva, Switzerland, International Committee of the Red Cross. - 145 p., graph., tab.
This handbook deals with environmental engineering problems commonly found in places of detention. It provides a summary of the technical expertise gained by ICRC engineers. Detailed drawings are used to outline solutions on a range of related issues such as water supply, sewage and waste disposal, food preparation, vector control, general hygiene and health. The handbook is intended for all those who work in prisons and who can contribute to the improvement of the conditions of detention for persons deprived of their freedom.
Price: CHF 48 (EUR 31)
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