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15 May

Why are there few acquittals in Kazakhstan?

The results of an empirical study "Justification and rehabilitation in criminal proceedings: current practice and prospects for development" were presented with the support of the European Union in Astana on May 15, 2018.

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14 May

Presentation of the final report "Justification and Rehabilitation in the Criminal Process: Current Practice and Development Prospects" at KAZGUU University

On May 16, 2018 at 11.00 an academic presentation and discussion of the final report "Justification and Rehabilitation in the Criminal Process: Current Practice and Development Prospects" will be held at KAZGUU University.

Press Releases
27 April

Astana hosts International Conference "Towards a society without torture: progress to date and next steps"

The International Conference "Towards a society without torture: progress to date and next steps" was held in Astana on April 27, 2018. It was devoted to a discussion on the situation of observance of the right to freedom from torture in the country in the run-up to the hearing of the fourth periodic report of Kazakhstan before the UN Committee against torture in Geneva.

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25 April

Astana will host an International Conference "Towards a society without torture: progress to date and next steps"

Astana - On April 27, 2018 an International Conference "Towards a society without torture: progress to date and next steps" will be held in Astana. The venue is "Hilton Astana" Hotel, "Astana Hall" conference hall. The event will start at 9 am and will last until 1 pm.

For accrediation and additional information, please contact:
Rauan Kanatbayev, EUCJ project coordinator, at phone + 7 7172 76 90 10; + 7 7172 76 90 11; + 7 7172 76 90 12 or by e-mail: rkanatbayev@nico.org.uk 

Press Releases
11 March

The Committee for Legal Statistics and special accounts of the General Prosecutor’s office of the Republic of Kazakhstan introduces the blockchain technology with the EUCJ’s support

The Committee for Legal Statistics and special accounts of the RK General Prosecutor’s office conducted a three-day seminar on the blockchain technology for its specialists (mathematicians, coders and IT managers) in partnership with the EUCJ project.

Press Releases
23 February

In the Karaganda region, the pilot project "Rehabilitation prison" was presented with the support of the European Union

A pilot project of the "Rehabilitation Prison" has been launched in the Karaganda region. The essence of this project is to prepare a convict to live at liberty, that is, to establish his social ties (with the family), to resolve his employment issue, the restoration of social skills, to provide psychological and medical assistance, etc. Based on the results of the project implementation, it is expected not only to reduce recidivism, but also to minimize the negative consequences arising from the execution of a sentence of imprisonment. This project will be sent to each region of the republic for further implementation.

Press Releases
23 February

Privacy issues were discussed in Astana

Astana – On February 23, 2018, the General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan held a roundtable on "Privacy: problems of theory and practice". The event was organized by the Law Enforcement Academy under the General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the EU project: Enhancing Criminal Justice in Kazakhstan (EUCJ).

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