MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
There were presented garments (bed linen, special clothes), footwear, cabinet furniture, including school and children’s furniture, metalwork, household items and goods for leisure and sports. This is only a part of the range of goods that can be manufactured by the enterprises of the Federal Penitentiary Service.
– We see our task in providing maximum opportunities for institutions of the penal system to participate in competitive procedures, which are carried out by municipal and republican customers, – said Yaroslav Semenov. – Where there is an opportunity to interact in placing orders as a single supplier, we will do it.
The head of the republican government emphasized the importance of labor resocialization of convicts, as well as the fact that since the beginning of cooperation (in a similar format, with a clear demonstration of the production resources and capacities of the penal correction system, it began in 2018), the percentage of convicts involved in labor has almost doubled. The deputy head of the UFSIN Ramil Gazizullin also notes that convicts with claims are 100% employed.
Potential customers also visited the exhibition today: representatives of regional departments of federal executive bodies and five republican ministries. The attendees noted a wide range of products, there is an interest on the part of representatives of several departments in the manufacture of office furniture. The guests were shown not only the result of the labor of the convicts in the form of exhibition samples, but also the production process itself. The excursion took place in the shops of the institution, where potential customers examined the production areas and equipment.
Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Udmurt Republic
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