The Council of Europe Office to Chisinau is seeking for a local expert on adaptation and harmonization of the Academy of Public Administration’s existing LLM/MA/MSc curricula for civil servants with a number of hours dedicated to Internet human rights and Internet Governance standards and related ECHR case-law.
Opinion of the Directorate General Human Right and Rule of Law of the Council of Europe on Law on the People’s Advocate (Ombudsperson) of the Republic of Moldova, Chapter V, The National Preventive Mechanism
On 28 November, 2015 the Council of Europe’s Directorate General Human Right and Rule of Law (Directorate of Human Rights) issued its Opinion on the Law no. 52 of 3 April 2014 on the People’s Advocate (Ombudsperson) of the Republic of Moldova Chapter V, The National Mechanism for the Prevention of Torture (Ref: DGI(2015) 25). The Opinion has been prepared under the auspices of the Project “Support to Criminal Justice Reforms in the Republic of Moldova”, funded by the Government of Denmark.
The Opinion is complementary to the Opinion no.808/2015, CDL-AD2015)017, of the Venice Commission on the Law on the People’s Advocate and contains a detailed analysis of the Chapter V dealing with the National Preventive Mechanism.
CALL FOR EXPERTS: The Council of Europe is seeking for 3 local experts on Local Finance Benchmarking Toolkit adaptation and piloting
It is a short-term assignment mostly requires working on the adaptation and piloting of the standard Local Finance Benchmarking (LFB) Toolkit within regional Programme “Strengthening institutional frameworks for local governance” implemented by the Centre of Expertise for Local Government Reform, Directorate General of Democracy (DG II) and the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, Council of Europe under the CoE/EU Eastern Partnership Programmatic Co-operation Framework (PCF) during 2015 – 2017 in the Eastern Partnership countries. More information is available on the LFB programme at the project website: http://www.coe.int/t/dgap/localdemocracy/Centre_Expertise/Local_Finance_Benchmarking/
Interested applicants – natural persons have to submit their Applicants till 30 Novermber 2015 to e-mail
Tender Notice for Construction Company: Prison Refurbishment
The Pompidou Group of the Council of Europe and the Department of Penitentiary Institutions of the Republic of Moldova is looking for a construction company that could refurbish a designated area within the grounds of the Republic of Moldova’s Pruncul Prison. The goal of the project is to construct an exclusive space in the prison where up to 25 drug dependent prisoners are treated (Therapeutic Community).
Please find the full tender notice with information on deadlines and how to apply on the website of the Pompidou Group:
The refurbishment is part of the regional Pompidou Group project “Criminal Justice Responses to Drug Dependant Prisoners” that also covers Armenia, Georgia and Ukraine. It is financed through the CoE/EU Eastern Partnership Programmatic Co-operation Framework (PCF), 2015-2017.The prison refurbishment is co-sponsored by Luxembourg.”
Launch of the joint European Union and Council of Europe programme - Supporting national efforts for prevention and combating discrimination in Moldova
3 November 2015, CHISINAU – The joint European Union and Council of Europe programme - Supporting national efforts for prevention and combating discrimination in Moldova – was presented today to the public. The project is part of the Programmatic Co-operation Framework for Eastern Partnership countries 2015-2017. Representatives of the Council of Europe, European Union Delegation, Council for Prevention and Elimination of Discrimination and Ensuring the Equality, Ombudsperson Office, PCF National Coordinator and also leading non-governmental and International organisations working in the area of human rights attended the launching event.