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28 March 2020

Activity Details (ID# 17020)  

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Title Preparation of guidelines on governmental and independent inspection mechanisms by CoE and local experts, including prison officials, Ombudsmen institutions and NGO representatives 
Description Expert work 
Status Completed 
Date 14/11/2007 - 31/12/2007 
Location To be determined, Others
Countries CoE Members: Albania / Bosnia and Herzegovina / Croatia / Montenegro / Serbia
Others: Kosovo*
Groups: Multilateral
  Joint Programme Activity - SEE-PrisonRef
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP SEE-PrisonRef - CARDS - Development of a reliable and functioning Prison system respecting fundamental rights and standards and enhancing of regional co-operation in the Western Balkans    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 4 - 2007/DGHL/JP/1720   SEE-PrisonRef - Contribute to the development and consolidation of systems of governmental
Expected Result 4.1 - Guidelines on governmental and independent inspection mechanisms are developed. Stakeholders, including relevant government officials, Ombudsmen institutions and NGOs, are trained on how to carry out inspections.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Human Rights
Line of Action ⇒ I.3 – Human Rights in public policy
Programme ☆ I.3.2  Human Rights awareness and training
Project 2004/DGHL/67 Human rights training for professional groups
Expected Result 1 Judges, prosecutors, lawyers + law enforcement officials in the capitals and regions of the beneficiary states are able to use European human rights standards, in particular the ECHR, in their daily work

Working Method

Directorate Human Rights and Legal Affairs 
CoE Contact RAKUSIC-HADZIC, Tanja   email
Last Modified 08/02/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 17020) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) Contribution to the development and consolidation of systems of governmental and independent inspections mechanisms. 
Output/Results The guidelines could be used sucessfully in the Round Table events in the beneficiary countries. 
Conclusions/Follow Up  
Consultants/Experts Eric Svanidze 
CoE Secretariat  
Total No. Participants
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  * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
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