TYPE OF PROJECT Human rights
PERIOD December 2014 - March 2016
DONOR Open Society Foundation
The project is aimed at establishing an effective mechanism that would allow the victims of torture to claim monetary damages from state bodies in civil courts independent of criminal investigation. The resultant monetary losses will increase the cost of human rights violations by law enforcement officials, prompting the government and law enforcement officials to restrain their subordinates.
The project is based on the theory than high financial costs associated with unlawful behaviour will lead to more real changes in practice than any other legal measures.
Implementation within the project framework of following activities:
Within the implementation of these activities, changes in the following areas:
Implementing organisation: Legal Policy Research Centre (LPRC) Tel: +7 727 394 36 94 +7 727 394 36 60 E-mail email@example.com Address Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty, 050009, 157 Abay Ave., office 44