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06 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 32907)  

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Title Workshop on relations between law enforcement agencies and media in Moldova 
Description To explore the possible strategies for the police for working with the media. 
Status Completed 
Date 20/06/2011 - 21/06/2011 
Location Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Countries CoE Members: Republic of Moldova
  Joint Programme Activity - MLD-DemSupport
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP MLD-DemSupport - Democracy Support Programme    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 2 - 2010/DGHL/JP/2445   Ensuring accountability for human rights violations
Expected Result 2.3 - Police officers and prosecutors are able to apply the ECHR and CPT standards for combating ill-treatment and impunity in their daily work.
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 - Workshop (excl. training) 
Directorate (Service) Human Rights and Legal Affairs (Cooperation - Legal and Human Rights Capacity Building Department)
CoE Contact ,   email
Last Modified 20/12/2011 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 32907) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) The aim of the workshop is to achieve a wide understanding of the importance of relations between law enforcement agencies and the media with view to promote and facilitate the exercise of human rights, in particular: freedom of expression and information. Subsequently, the workshop aims to enhance the development of a strategic vision on public relations and communication for law enforcement agencies. 
Output/Results Participants achieved a wide understanding of the importance of relations between law enforcement agencies and the media with view to pormote and facilitate the exercise of human rights.

Participants were not in a position to work on a more strategic level. 
Conclusions/Follow Up A more operational seminar on the relationship between the LEAs and media 
Participants 23 police and carabineer officers whose tasks are partly in the field of communicating with the media. 
Consultants/Experts Stewart Tendler, former crime reporter from the London Times
Jelle Egas, strategic communication advisor and spokesman for the Dutch police
Vlad Gribincea, lawyer 
CoE Secretariat Willemien Los
Ruslan Grebencea 
Total No. Participants 23 
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