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29 March 2020

Activity Details (ID# 17064)  

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Title Pilot cascade training seminars on European human rights standards (for operational staff), Bosnia and Herzegovina 
Description 1 Council of Europe expert, 20 participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina 
Status Completed 
Date 14/11/2007 - 15/11/2007 
Location Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Countries CoE Members: Albania / Bosnia and Herzegovina / Croatia / Montenegro / Serbia / ''the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia''
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 3 - 2007/DGHL/JP/1719   SEE-PrisonRef - Develop training programmes
Expected Result 3.1 - Prison management and operational staff’s professionalism is strengthened by improving their knowledge on European human rights standards, in particular the ECtHR and its case law and the standards of the CPT, as well as their skills in using these in their daily work.
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

Training Course 
Directorate Human Rights and Legal Affairs 
CoE Contact RAKUSIC-HADZIC, Tanja   email
Last Modified 02/12/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 17064) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) To deliver a seminar for the prison staff from BiH on European human rights standards in prisons by the trained national trainers. 
Output/Results Train-the-trainers session provided a group of national trainers with the substantive knowledge and methodological skills to train on European human rights standards independently, without the need of continuous support by international experts. This was their first training session in which they acted as trainers and it was very succesful. 
Conclusions/Follow Up The training was delivered very successfully. 
Participants Prison staff from BiH 
Consultants/Experts Zvonko Mijan, Acting Registrar of the Constitutional Court of BiH 
CoE Secretariat Sanel Karadjuz, Sarajevo Office 
Total No. Participants 20 
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