WEglobal has been awarded a major project in Serbia aimed at enhancing the capacities of the Serbian prison administration in the use of alternative sanctions, penal healthcare and post penal care. The project’s official title is “Improving Capacities of the Prison Administration in the area of Alternative Sanctions, Post Penal care and Healthcare.”
The purpose of the project is to enhance the capacities of the Serbian prison administration in the use of alternative sanctions, penal healthcare and post penal care. Within the scope of the project, healthcare in prisons, an analysis of the current state of play in the area of the healthcare as well as a comparative study on best practices of the EU member states will be carried out.
We will also help amongst other outputs, an analysis of the existing system with legal and technical proposals for the introduction of new forms of alternative measures and sanctions. Under this project, training will be organized for raising awareness of state and local government administration representatives, judges and citizens on the use and benefits of alternative sanctions as well as undertaking consideration and planning for the gradual transfer of healthcare competencies from the Prison Administration to the Ministry of Health.