NAKOM project manages and translates the EURODESIP project entitled “Diagnosis of state of Higher Education in Penal Institutions in Europe”. This work has been carried out under Grundtvig, a sub-programme of the European Union Socrates Programme. The Grundtvig programme aims to improve the quality of adult education programmes, to boost their European dimension and contribute to increasing opportunities for people who have difficulty in accessing the labour market. A number of university bodies participated in the project, including: the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece), the Universität Bremen (Germany), the Centre d’enseignement à distance (CNED) (France), the Universitatea Nationala de Arta Teatrala si Cinematografica I.L. Caragiale din Bucuresti (Romania), the Rigas Tehniska Universitate (Latvia), the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (Spain) yand the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (Spain).