Bill Pelke: from violence to healing!

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The death penalty in the world

Abolished

114

Moratorium

28

Enable

56

Zimbabwe
Active penalty
Zambia
Moratoria
Yemen
Active penalty
Vietnam
Active penalty
Venezuela
Punishment abolished
Vanuatu
Punishment abolished
Uzbekistan
Punishment abolished
Uruguay
Punishment abolished
Hungary
Punishment abolished
Uganda
Active penalty
Ukraine
Punishment abolished
Tuvalu
Punishment abolished
Turkmenistan
Punishment abolished
Turkey
Punishment abolished
Tunisia
Moratoria
Trinidad and Tobago
Active penalty
Tonga
Moratoria
Togo
Punishment abolished
Timor-Leste
Punishment abolished
Thailand
Active penalty
Tanzania
Moratoria
Taiwan
Active penalty
Tajikistan
Moratoria
Switzerland
Punishment abolished
Sweden
Punishment abolished
Suriname
Punishment abolished
Sudan
Active penalty
South Sudan
Active penalty
South Africa
Punishment abolished
United States of America
Active penalty
Sri Lanka
Moratoria
Spain
Punishment abolished
Somalia
Active penalty
Slovenia
Punishment abolished
Syria
Active penalty
Singapore
Active penalty
Sierra Leone
Moratoria
Seychelles
Punishment abolished
Serbia
Punishment abolished
Senegal
Punishment abolished
Sao Tome and Principe
Punishment abolished
San Marino
Punishment abolished
Samoa
Punishment abolished
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Active penalty
Saint Lucia
Active penalty
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Active penalty
Rwanda
Punishment abolished
Romania
Punishment abolished
Slovakia
Punishment abolished
Dominican Republic
Punishment abolished
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Active penalty
Central African Republic
Moratoria
Czech Republic
Punishment abolished
United Kingdom
Punishment abolished
Qatar
Active penalty
Portugal
Punishment abolished
Poland
Punishment abolished
Peru
Punishment abolished
Paraguay
Punishment abolished
Papua New Guinea
Moratoria
Panama
Punishment abolished
Palestine
Active penalty
Palau
Punishment abolished
Pakistan
Active penalty
Netherlands
Punishment abolished
Oman
Active penalty
New Zealand
Punishment abolished
Norway
Punishment abolished
Niue
Punishment abolished
Nigeria
Active penalty
Niger
Moratoria
Nicaragua
Punishment abolished
Nepal
Punishment abolished
Nauru
Punishment abolished
Namibia
Punishment abolished
Myanmar
Moratoria
Mozambique
Punishment abolished
Montenegro
Punishment abolished
Mongolia
Punishment abolished
Monaco
Punishment abolished
Moldavia
Punishment abolished
Micronesia
Punishment abolished
Mexico
Punishment abolished
Mauritius
Punishment abolished
Mauritania
Moratoria
Morocco
Moratoria
Malta
Punishment abolished
Mali
Moratoria
Malaysia
Active penalty
Maldives
Moratoria
Malawi
Moratoria
Madagascar
Punishment abolished
North Macedonia
Punishment abolished
Luxembourg
Punishment abolished
Lithuania
Punishment abolished
Liechtenstein
Punishment abolished
Libya
Active penalty
Liberia
Moratoria
Lebanon
Active penalty
Latvia
Punishment abolished
Lesotho
Active penalty
Laos
Moratoria
Kuwait
Active penalty
Kiribati
Punishment abolished
Kyrgystan
Punishment abolished
Kenya
Moratoria
Kazakhstan
Punishment abolished
Israel
Punishment abolished
Solomon Islands
Punishment abolished
Marshall Islands
Punishment abolished
Cook Islands
Punishment abolished
Iceland
Punishment abolished
Ireland
Punishment abolished
Iraq
Active penalty
Iran
Active penalty
Indonesia
Active penalty
Honduras
Punishment abolished
Haiti
Punishment abolished
Guyana
Active penalty
Equatorial Guinea
Active penalty
Guinea Bissau
Punishment abolished
Guinea
Punishment abolished
Guatemala
Punishment abolished
Grenada
Moratoria
Greece
Punishment abolished
Jordan
Active penalty
Djibouti
Punishment abolished
Jamaica
Active penalty
Ghana
Moratoria
Germany
Punishment abolished
Georgia
Punishment abolished
Gambia
Active penalty
Gabon
Punishment abolished
France
Punishment abolished
Finlandia
Punishment abolished
Philippines
Punishment abolished
Fiji
Punishment abolished
Russian Federation
Moratoria
Ethiopia
Active penalty
Eswatini
Moratoria
Estonia
Punishment abolished
Eritrea
Moratoria
United Arab Emirates
Active penalty
El Salvador
Punishment abolished
Egypt
Active penalty
Ecuador
Punishment abolished
Dominica
Active penalty
Denmark
Punishment abolished
Cuba
Active penalty
Croatia
Punishment abolished
Costa Rica
Punishment abolished
Ivory Coast
Punishment abolished
South Korea
Moratoria
Congo
Punishment abolished
Comoros
Active penalty
Colombia
Punishment abolished
Vatican City
Punishment abolished
Cyprus
Punishment abolished
China
Active penalty
Chile
Punishment abolished
Chad
Punishment abolished
Cabo Verde
Punishment abolished
Canada
Punishment abolished
Cameroon
Moratoria
Cambodia
Punishment abolished
Burundi
Punishment abolished
Burkina Faso
Punishment abolished
Bulgaria
Punishment abolished
Brunei Darussalam
Moratoria
Brazil
Punishment abolished
Botswana
Active penalty
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Punishment abolished
Bolivia
Punishment abolished
Belarus
Active penalty
Bhutan
Punishment abolished
Benin
Punishment abolished
Belize
Active penalty
Belgium
Punishment abolished
Barbados
Active penalty
Bangladesh
Active penalty
Bahrain
Active penalty
Bahamas
Active penalty
Azerbaijan
Punishment abolished
Austria
Punishment abolished
Australia
Punishment abolished
Armenia
Punishment abolished
Argentina
Punishment abolished
Saudi Arabia
Active penalty
Antigua and Barbuda
Active penalty
Angola
Punishment abolished
Andorra
Punishment abolished
Algeria
Moratoria
Albania
Punishment abolished
Afghanistan
Active penalty
India
Active penalty
North Korea
Active penalty
Japan
Active penalty
New York
Punishment abolished
Hawaii
Punishment abolished
Alaska
Punishment abolished
Washington
Punishment abolished
Oregon
Moratoria
California
Moratoria
Nevada
Active penalty
Arizona
Active penalty
Utah
Active penalty
Idaho
Active penalty
Montana
Active penalty
Wyoming
Active penalty
Colorado
Moratoria
New Mexico
Punishment abolished
Oklahoma
Active penalty
Kansas
Active penalty
Nebraska
Active penalty
South Dakota
Active penalty
North Dakota
Punishment abolished
Louisiana
Active penalty
Mississipi
Active penalty
Arkansas
Active penalty
Missouri
Active penalty
Iowa
Punishment abolished
Minnesota
Punishment abolished
Wisconsin
Punishment abolished
Illinois
Punishment abolished
Indiana
Active penalty
Kentucky
Active penalty
Tennesse
Active penalty
Alabama
Active penalty
Florida
Active penalty
Georgia
Active penalty
South Carolina
Active penalty
North Carolina
Active penalty
Michigan
Punishment abolished
Ohio
Active penalty
West Virginia
Punishment abolished
Virginia
Active penalty
Delaware
Punishment abolished
Maryland
Punishment abolished
Pennsylvania
Moratoria
Maine
Punishment abolished
Rhode Island
Punishment abolished
Connecticut
Punishment abolished
Massachusetts
Punishment abolished
Vermont
Punishment abolished
New Hampshire
Punishment abolished
Texas
Active penalty
New Jersey
Punishment abolished
Italy
Punishment abolished
  • Abolished
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