Increase in the effectiveness of treatment of young adults 18 to 26 years of age in Kuřim Prison

Dept 58 - International Relations Department
Dept 58 - International Relations Department

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Project
RegionJihomoravský region
Title of the ProgrammeCZ15 - Cooperation in Justice
Title of the Programme Area

Judicial Capacity-building Cooperation / Correctional Services, includig Non-custodial sanctions

Title of the ProjectIncrease in the effectiveness of treatment of young adults 18 to 26 years of age in Kuřim Prison
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Project Promoter

Prison Service of the Czech Republic

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Name of Norwegian Partner(s)

There is no Partner.

Date of Approval23-9-2014
Objective of the Project

The project is aimed at construction of lightweight single-story superstructure of the existing single-story building where accommodation and other educational activities for young adult prisoners with security are proposed so that everything was in compliance with European and international law in the area of human rights. There will be 8 bedrooms, each for four prisoners, common social settlement and bathroom, utility room, therapy room, a room for self-service activities (washing, cooking), cultural room and smoking area in the area of superstructure. The superstructure will be used to implementation of educational programme for target group of young prisoners aged 18 – 26 years in the security prison which will contribute to more successful return of sentenced persons to society and to decrease relapsed criminality.

Approved grant

11 167 364 CZK

Project DurationStart date: 1st September 2014, End date: 30th April 2016