Project Modernization of justice sector to be implemented in Azerbaijan

Society Materials 16 June 2006 16:05 (UTC +04:00)

In the near future, Azerbaijan will realize a project Modernization of justice sector, Aydin Agazade, the head of the press service of the Ministry of Justice of Azerbaijan, informed Trend.

For the implementation of the project, the World Bank in envisaging to allocate $21,6m on favorable conditions. Besides, Japanese government will provide a financial assistance in amount of $3m.

Within the project, it is expected to construct 17 court buildings meeting the international standards, modernize courts from the technical standpoint.

The project was prepared in accordance with the order of the Azeri president Ilham Aliyev regarding Modernization of court system in Azerbaijan signed on January 19, 2006.