From 21st to 25th of May, two European experts with extensive experience on drug treatment in prisons settings will travel to Ukraine to accomplish the first stage for the development of a National Rehabilitation Program in Ukrainian Prisons which will be followed by a drafting of the manual to be implemented.
The Ukrainian State Criminal Executive Service (SCES) is the institution, under the MoJ responsible for the management of Prison system. This Service is currently involved in a process of modernization and reorientation of the institutional goals towards a rehabilitation approach.
These improvements could be made through the creation of a task group composed by Ukrainian professionals and European experts with extensive experience on drug treatment in prison settings. The new treatment programs should also involve training activities for the staff responsible of the delivery of this interventions.