The Project for Vulnerable Groups and Education of the Employees of the Prison Service

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

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Updated 22-12-2014
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Project
RegionNational coverage
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 ProjectThe Project for Vulnerable Groups and Education of the Employees of the Prison Service
Number of the Project---
Project Promoter

Prison Service of the Czech Republic

http://www.vscr.cz

Name of Norwegian Partner(s)

Norwegian Prison Service

Date of Approval23-9-2014
Objective of the Project

The project is primarily focused on increasing quality of treatment of prisoners in prisons and custodial prisons. It strengthens programme and personal area and area of providing specific services. The first domain is support of development of targeted and structural programmes for sentenced persons. The second domain is to decrease socio-cultural, legal and language barriers and discrimination risk of vulnerable group of prisoners – foreigners. The third domain is focused on strengthening systematic and conceptual lifelong education of employees of the Prison Service with the emphasis on ongoing training.

Approved grant

12 908 786 CZK

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