• BRIK - Survey on prisoners needs and resources (Behovs- og ressurskartlegging i Kriminalomsorgen)
  • CPT - European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • ECHR - European Court of Human Rights
  • ESA - The Execution of Sentences Act (straffegjennomføringsloven)
  • FFP - Organisation for the support of Friends and Family of Prisoners (For fangers pårørende)
  • JD - Ministry of Justice and Public Security (Justis- og beredskapsdepartementet)
  • KDI - Directorate for Correctional Services (Kriminalomsorgsdirektoratet)
  • KRUS - University College and Education Center (Kriminalomsogens høgskole og utdanningssenter)
  • KY - The professional association of the Norwegian Correctional Service (Kriminalomsorgens yrkesforbund)
  • NCS - Norwegian Correctional Service (Kriminalomsorgen)
  • NFF - The Norwegian Prisons and ‘Free-care’ trade union (Norsk Fengsels- og Friomsorgsforbund)
  • NGO - Non-governmental organization
  • NPM - The Parliamentary Ombudsman (Sivilombudsmannen)
  • UNCAT - Convention against Torture and other Crual, Inhumane or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • ICCPR - United Nations International Convenant on Civil and Political Rights
  • UNCEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women