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Department 58 – International Relations
Department 58 – International Relations


Updated 6-4-2023 9:15 AM
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  • APR 2020 added
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  • Programme Justice in a nutshell added
  • APR 2022 added, contact details updated

Title of the Programme Justice
General information
Programme grant 6 000 000 EUR
Programme co-financing 1 058 824 EUR
Funded from Norway Grants 2014 - 2021
Programme operator Ministry of Finance
Contact persons

Preparation and Coordination Unit
Ms. Lucie Pytlová
Tel.: +420 257 042 938

Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation Unit
Ms. Hana Hrazdirová
Tel.: +420 257 044 566

Central Finance and Contracts Unit
Ms. Jitka Soudková
Tel.: +420 257 044 552

Programme partner Council of Europe (CoE)
Ministry of Justice of the Czech Republic
Donor programme partner The Norwegian Correctional Service (KDI)
Objective of the programme Improved correctional system
Programme area Correctional Services and Pre-trial Detention
Effectiveness and Efficiency of the Judicial System
Strengthening Rule of Law
General information

The programme will support systemic measures in areas of penitentiary and post-penitentiary care, new treatment programmes which shall (in long term perspective) reduce substance abuse, a higher motivation for change and support of reintegration, higher competences of sentenced persons to imprisonment.

The Programme Agreement of the Justice Programme was signed in the beginning of 2019. More than 170 million CZK will be allocated to projects arising from the open call and three pre-defined projects. Announcement of the open call is expected in the 3rd quarter 2019. All pre-defined projects shall start their implementation during 2019. The implementation of projects will be possible until April 2024.

Summary information Factheet Justice (.PDF, 138 kB)

Executive summary

Executive summary 2019: APR CZ - Justice 2019 - executive summary

Executive summary 2020: APR CZ Justice 2020 executive summary

Executive summary 2021: APR CZ JUSTICE 2021 executive summary

Executive summary 2022: APR CZ Justice 2022 executive summary