Transition Facility „Support to further development and strengthening of the Probation Service in Croatia“

The project is implemented by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Croatia, together with the General Secretariat of Penitentiary Institutions (SGIP) of the Kingdom of Spain, the International and Ibero-American Foundation of Administration and Public Policies (FIIAPP) and the German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation (IRZ).

Overall objective

The overall objective is to strengthen the efficiency of the Judiciary in the Republic of Croatia in the area of the criminal justice system.
Project purpose

The project purpose is to further improve the institutional capacity of the Probation Service and introduce electronic surveillance in the Republic of Croatia. 

Expected results

There are four main expected results to be achieved through the components of the project:
  • to improve the institutional capacity of the Probation Service;
  • to further develop sustainable education in the Probation Service;
  • to support the introduction of electronic surveillance-pilot project;
  • to raise public awareness and enhance visibility of the Probation Service.

Project duration: 15 April 2016 – 15 July 2017
Project funding: 700,000 EUR
This project is funded by the European Union.
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