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Training course “Combating human trafficking”

On February 12, 2021, the three-day training course “Combating human trafficking” for prosecutors of legal compliance departments of regional prosecutor’s offices was completed. The legal compliance departments are aimed at controlling compliance with the law by government law enforcement agencies. This course lasted from 10 to 12 February. The following trainings were conducted during the


Online training “Features of the powers of the prosecutor for representation during the cassation appeal of decisions in the field of child protection”

A series of separate online trainings “Features of the powers of the prosecutor for representation during the cassation appeal of decisions in the field of child protection” for regional prosecutors has been completed. The training lasted from 8 to 10 February 2021. Training modules: cassation filters judicial practice The training was conducted by: Jannet Atayeva


Training on “Specifics of conducting covert investigative (search) activities”

On February 10, 2021, the three-day training course on “Specifics of conducting covert investigative (search) activities” for prosecutors of legal compliance departments of regional prosecutor’s offices was completed. The legal compliance departments are aimed at controlling compliance with the law by government agencies such as SBU and State Border Guard Service. The training lasted from


Training of Trainers (ToT)

On February 3, 4 and 8, 2021, the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine (PTCU) hosted a Training of Trainers (ToT) session with the support of the Council of Europe project “Respect for Human Rights in the Criminal Justice System of Ukraine”. Over the course of three days, the trainers of the PTCU mastered the methods


Working meeting with a representative of the Basel Institute on Governance

On February 3, 2021, the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine hosted a meeting with a project manager for Basel AML Index of the Basel Institute on Governance Dr. Kateryna Boguslavska. Olesia Otradnova, director of the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine, Andrii Orlean, deputy director, and Anastasiia Markelova, head of the External Relations Department, discussed with


Training course for juvenile prosecutors

On January 27-29, 2021, the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine hosted a training course “Features of Procedural Guidance and Maintaining Public Prosecution in Criminal Proceedings Involving Children”, which was developed and conducted by Lyudmyla Hrytsayenko, consultant of the analytical department. This course aims to develop and improve prosecutors’ competencies in organizing procedural guidance and maintaining


Online training “Professional Ethics for Prosecutors”

On January 27, 2021, a series of one-day trainings has ended at the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine. From January 25 to 27, 2021, three groups of regional prosecutors completed an online training “Professional Ethics for Prosecutors”, led by Valery Kravchuk. The training consisted of the following modules: – role of ethics in prosecutorial work;


Planning of trainings in alternative sanctions continues

On January 26, 2021, a meeting was held at the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine, where participants discussed strategic plans for potential joint trainings that are based on case studies involving different systems of alternative sanctions for prosecutors. The case studies will also reflect the international experience of the Norwegian Correctional Service. The meeting was


A Memorandum of Cooperation was signed with the Innovation and Development Foundation (IDF)

On January 25, 2021, the director of the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine and the director of the Innovation and Development Foundation (IDF) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation which provides for a number of joint projects. The Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine was represented by the director Olesia Otradnova, deputy director Andrii Orlean, head of


A Memorandum of Cooperation was signed with the Ukrainian Polygraph Association

On January 22, 2021, the director of the Prosecutor’s Training Center of Ukraine Olesia Otradnova and the executive director of the Ukrainian Polygraph Association Volodymyr Vedmid signed a Memorandum of Cooperation. Deputy director Andrii Orlean and head of the External Relations Department Anastasiia Markelova also attended the signing of the Memorandum. “We would like to