Date:March 14, 2017

Provision of legal aid, rehabilitation and reintegration of prisoners in Azerbaijan

Uluchay is implementing the “Provision of legal aid, rehabilitation and reintegration of prisoners in Azerbaijan” project in associate partnership with the Regional Division of Ministry of Justice in Sheki-Zagatala region and in partnership with Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD).

The overall objective of the action is to protect and promote economic and social rights of prisoners for their rehabilitation and reintegration of into society.

The project is supporting within the “Enabling civil society to play a greater role in advancing socio-economic rights of vulnerable populations” project funded by the European Union and supported by the UNDP.

Methodologies of implementation of action: Business trainings; technical grant support for business start-up; legal aid, psychological mentoring, establishment of vocational class within the prison, capacity building for authorities, CSOs and prison officers, awareness raising sessions for entrepreneurs and awareness raising publications.