The Website of the German Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty will be completely relaunched in coming months. For technical reasons, there will be no news updates during that time. The current pages will continue to be available, though.


Executions in 2018: min. 690 plus 'thousands' in China


Death Penalty world-wide

There are still 56 countries and territories which keep capital punishment in their law and carried out executions in the past 10 years. More....



The 7th World Congress Against the Death Penalty was in Brussels from 26 February to 1 March 2019. Impressions from the Congress and our participation is to be found in this Video!


Pen Friends

Do you want to bring a bit of light back into the life of a person on death row?

Have a look at our Pen Friends sites.



Information, news and thoughts on Capital Punishment and Human Rights.

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