Promoting penitentiary reforms
Yerevan 4 June 2018
A detailed overview of the assessment and a list of recommendations for the improvement of prison...
Kyiv 14 December 2018
The project stocktaking conference was held in Kyiv on 16 November 2017 to inform all...
Chisinau 5 December 2017
Delegates at the international conference on ‘Rehabilitative approaches to drug dependent...
Moldova 5 December 2017
The first prison-based therapeutic community in Pruncul prison in the Republic of Moldova was...
Tbilisi 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.