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30.11.11

Meeting of the working group charged with drafting a Strategy and Action Plan for the Penitentiary and Probation Training Centre..

Tbilisi, 30.11.2011 - On 6 December 2011, the working group charged with drafting a Strategy and Action Plan for the Penitentiary and Probation Training Centre will meet at the Office of the Council of Europe in Georgia. The work of the group will focus on the development of the objectives of the draft Strategy and concrete activities for the Action Plan, in line with the standards of the Council of Europe. 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 Penitentiary and Probation Training Centre, the National Probation Agency, the Penitentiary Department and NGOs will participate in the working group meeting. In addition, a national and two international experts of  the Council of Europe will contribute to the development of the Strategy and Action Plan. 

There will be two additional meetings in February and March 2012, followed by a round table in March 2012, when the draft Strategy and Action Plan will be presented to the Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance for further consideration, adoption and implementation. 

For more information see: www.coe.int  / www.coe.ge

 
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Council of Europe Office in Georgia