Promoting penitentiary reforms
04 Jun 2018 10:50:00Yerevan 4 June 2018
A detailed overview of the assessment and a list of recommendations for the improvement of prison...
15 Dec 2017 14:28:00Kyiv 14 December 2018
The project stocktaking conference was held in Kyiv on 16 November 2017 to inform all...
06 Dec 2017 17:23:00Chisinau 5 December 2017
Delegates at the international conference on ‘Rehabilitative approaches to drug dependent...
05 Dec 2017 17:07:00Moldova 5 December 2017
The first prison-based therapeutic community in Pruncul prison in the Republic of Moldova was...
27 Jul 2017 15:43:00Tbilisi 27 July 2017
The European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe (CoE) are assisting the Ministry of Corrections...
Specific objective 1: support enhancement of the legislative and regulatory framework and practice, in order to improve the treatment and rehabilitation of prisoners
Indicator: The legislative framework and national policy are developed in line with European standards to ensure the improvement of treatment and rehabilitation of prisoners.
Specific objective 2: reinforce the legislative powers and operational capacity of the national oversight mechanism (internal and external)
Indicator: National mechanisms for monitoring and inspection of places of detention, as well as the independent external/internal mechanisms for the review of prisoners’ complaints, are reviewed.
Specific objective 3: combat prison overcrowding and support use of community sanctions and measures
Indicator: Regional co-operation is established, and a strategic approach on prison overcrowding and on alternatives to imprisonment is developed.