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30.11.11

Meeting of the working group charged with drafting an Action Plan for the Strategy on Health Care in the Penitentiary System for 2011-2013...

Tbilisi, 30.11.2011 - On 8-9 December 2011, the working group charged with drafting an Action Plan for the Strategy on Health Care in the Penitentiary System for 2011-2013 will meet in Bakuriani. The work of the group will focus on the activities to be carried out during 2011-2013 to achieve the  objectives of the Strategy and determine which agencies will be responsible for implementation of the various activities mentioned in the Action Plan. This activity is conducted in the framework of the Denmark’s Georgia Programme 2010-2013 “Promotion of Judicial Reform, Human and Minority Rights”. 

Representatives of the Ministry of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia, ICRC and NGOs working in the prison health care field will be involved in drafting the Action Plan. In addition, two international experts from the Council of Europe will contribute to the development of the Action Plan. 

Following the meeting of the working group the draft Action Plan will be presented to the Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance and the Minister of Labour, Health and Social Affairs, for its further consideration, adoption and implementation. 

 

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Council of Europe Office in Georgia