Council of Europe and State Penitentiary Service of Ukraine – coordination of directions of a planning work on improvement the procedures of appropriate treatment with convicts in the penitentiary establishments
March 24, 2015 the working meeting was held with delegation from Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law of the Secretariat of the Council of Europe headed by Mrs. SALACZ Ildiko the Projects Coordinator of the Criminal Law Cooperation Unit of the Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law, Council of Europe.
The aim of meeting intended coordination of directives of planning work on the next 3 years in frame of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine on 2015 – 2017.
Representatives of the State Penitentiary Service of Ukraine expressed readiness to work in frame of planning Council of Europe project on improvement of prison management, penitentiary staff education, treatment with convicts. Apart from that, during the meeting participants agreed to mutual measures on improving procedures of inspection prisons and consideration of complaints of convicts about ill-treatment considering European countries experience and standards of the Council of Europe.
Representatives of delegation from Directorate General of Human Right and Rule of Law informed about planning open of Project Office during next 2 months and elaboration of detailed plan on realisation the project on the next 3 years.
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