UNAFEI

AcronymDefinition
UNAFEIUnited Nations Asia and Far East Institute
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Author's Note: Much of the following information was provided by Kunihiko Sakai, director of the United Nations Asia and Far East Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders (UNAFEI), based in Tokyo.
In 1998, the United Nations Asia and Far East Institute (UNAFEI) for Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders held a meeting in Tokyo attended by 17 member nations to address a series of prison-related issues.
The special programs or the lack of special programs that existed in each nation was identified during the UNAFEI session as a matter of having or lacking financial resources rather than of perceived need or desire, or varying degrees of correctional professionalism.
Editor's Note: Mikinao Kitada, director of the United Nations Asia and Far East Institute (UNAFEI) for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, provided an overview of prison populations and trends in Asian countries at a meeting this past May of related U.N.
When looking at data UNAFEI collected from mid-1996 to mid-2000, it is obvious that prison growth in Asia has been significant.