Croatia: Justice Sector Support Project

April 6, 2010

IBRD Loan: US$36.3 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity = 30 years; Grace = 10 years

Project ID: P104749

Project Description: The Justice Sector Support Project will support the implementation of key reform legislation related to the modernization and upgrading of the capacity of three key elements of Croatia’s justice system – the courts, the prosecution, and the Ministry of Justice. Project activities will contribute to improving the efficiency of the court system through consolidation of the court network in Split, Karlovac, and Pula, while at the same time modernizing courts’ operational information systems and strengthening case management practices. The State Attorney’s Office will also be strengthened with the aim of speeding up prosecution processes through investments in infrastructure, modernization of operational information systems, and institutional strengthening.  In addition, the project will strengthen the management functions of the Ministry of Justice.

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