The Progress of the Project till the April, 2016
30 April 2016 is a significant milestone of the project.
The training of Olaine dependent centre’s employees and the centre’s building is actively ongoing within the project
The 5th of October, 2015 has marked a new stage in the project – education activities for the first group of staff are initiated activities within the new department – „Re-socialization Centre for addicts”.
Demolition works has been commenced on construction area of Olaine’s prison new block and the technical design of buildings is in progress within the framework of the Project LV08/2
Activities within project LV08/2 are under way in order to develop therapy preconditions in prison for those who are addicted to certain substances. In addition to other significant activities, for example development of therapy techniques and staff education, environment design at the Olaine prison has also been initiated.
Olaine Prison will have a Block for Inmates with Addition Problems
On 4 April 2014 the State Secretary of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ms Ingvild Næss Stub visited Olaine Prison. During the visit Ms Ingvild Næss Stub got acquainted with developments of the Project which provides for establishment of a system to work with inmates who have addiction problems, as well as took a look at the territory of the prison and the prison hospital.
State Secretary of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Visit Olaine Prison
On 4 April 2014 the State Secretary of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ms Ingvild Næss Stub will be on a visit to Latvia during which she will visit also Olaine Prison.