Free MOOC on Prisons in Africa from the Ecoppaf team at the Sorbonne, Paris

The research team “Ecoppaf” (Economics of punishment and prison in Africa) at the University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne will be reissuing its Massive Open Online course in Prisons in Africa in 2020, and for 2020, the MOOC is subtitled in English.

The course will not start until March, but FREE registrations to follow the MOOC are now open.

To register you must first open an account on Fun MOOC, then choose “Prisons in Africa” in the offers, and then email reminders will be sent to you to say when it will start.

This online course, open to all, offers a multidisciplinary approach to prison dynamics on the African continent. It is intended for all professionals involved in prison matters (health, reform, etc.), associations and students and anyone interested in prison matters and human rights. It also offers a platform for exchanging experiences. Do not hesitate to subscribe and distribute in your networks! MOOC transcripts are available for free here: (and in English in January).