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30 March 2020

Activity Details (ID# 24589)  

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Title Regional seminars for monitoring board members about their role, duties and responsibilities 2 of 6 
Description 6 regional seminars of two days for monitoring board members (133x5 members each) about their role, duties and responsibilities as well as new penal enforcement legislation and the revised EPR and other applicable standards, with the participation of two local experts; 
Status Completed 
Date 06/10/2011 - 07/10/2011 
Location Sanliurfa, Turkey
Countries CoE Members: Turkey
  Joint Programme Activity - Turkey- Pris.reform
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Turkey- Pris.reform - Dissemination of Model Prison Practices and Promotion of Prison reform in Turkey    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2009/DG I/JP/1790   Dissemination of Model Prison Practices and Promotion of Prison Reform in Turkey
Expected Result 1.4 - The role of the Monitoring Boards and the enforcement judges enhanced
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Rule of Law
Line of Action ⇒ II.1 – Ensuring Justice
Programme ☆ II.1.2  Prisons and Police

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Seminar 
Directorate Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law 
CoE Contact RAKUSIC-HADZIC, Tanja   email
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Activity Synopsis (ID# 24589) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) To inform members of the monitoring boards on national regulations and international standards on prison monitoring 
Output/Results Participants' level of knowledge and awareness on European and international standards on prison monitoring increased.
-Gaps and needs of external monitoring of prisons in Turkey identified.
Conclusions/Follow Up  
Participants 50 monitoring board members from Sanliurfa and adjacent provinces trained. 
Consultants/Experts Eric Svanidze, former CPT member, Lawyer
Kees Poll, Former Prison Governor
Kees Boeij, Long Term Consultant
CoE Secretariat Baris Yunculer, Project Manager
Sukran Ileri, Linguistic Assistant
Total No. Participants 55 
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