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Georgia: Workshop on effective parliamentary oversight of the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights by the government

1 July 2017 Tbilisi

On 1 July 2017 the European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe (CoE) in co-operation with the Legal Issues Committee of the Parliament of Georgia organised a workshop on “Effective parliamentary oversight on execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) by the...

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The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights' judgments

headline 8 June 2017 Strasbourg

On 6-7 June, representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe held their second “Human Rights” meeting of 2017, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers,...

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Debate on the 10th Annual Report on the supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights

1 June 2017 Strasbourg

The Committee of Minsters held a debate on the 10th Annual Report on its supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights on 1st June 2017. On the basis of the encouraging results presented in the report, the discussions focused on how state...

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Working visit to the Constitutional Court of Ukraine and technical consultations on issues related to the execution of judgments

20 May 2017 Kyiv

On 20 May 2017, a meeting was held between the Constitutional Court of Ukraine, the Director of the Directorate of Human Rights, Christos Giakoumopoulos, and the Head of Division of the Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, Pavlo Pushkar. The working...

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Series of trainings on reopening of cases on the basis of judgments/decisions of the European Court of Human Rights

9 May 2017

On 29-30 April, the Council of Europe, within the EU funded project in partnership with the High School of Justice, organized trainings for two groups of City and Appellate Court judges of criminal and civil chambers on “Reopening of Cases on the Basis of judgments/decisions of the European Court...

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Country Factsheets on the supervision of the execution of the European Court's judgments

13 April 2017 Strasbourg

In order to improve the transparency of the execution process of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, the Department for the Execution of Judgments has published country factsheets. The factsheets present an overview of the main issues revealed by judgments and decisions of the...

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Annual Report 2016 - Positive trends continue

5 April 2017 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers today published the Annual Report 2016 on its supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. In accordance with the European Convention on Human Rights, the Committee of Ministers is responsible for supervising the...

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Ališić consultations in Ljubljana on 15 and 16 March 2017

17 March 2017 Ljubljana

The authorities of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenia met last week to discuss the outstanding issues concerning repayment of deposits held in Ljubljanska Bank Main Branch Office Sarajevo. It is recalled that pursuant to the European Court’s judgment in the Ališić case, Slovenia has an...

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The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

10 March 2017 Strasbourg

On 7-10 March, representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe held their first “Human Rights” meeting of 2017, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers,...

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HUDOC-EXEC - a new search engine to follow the execution of judgments of the ECtHR

26 January 2017 Strasbourg

The Department for the Execution of Judgments launches HUDOC-EXEC - a new search engine which aims to improve the visibility and transparency of the process of execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. HUDOC-EXEC (based on the HUDOC-ECHR system), provides access to relevant...

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Amendments to Rule 9: Communications from international organisations or bodies - New deadlines for State responses

20 January 2017 Strasbourg

The new Rule enshrines the right of international intergovernmental organisations or their bodies or agencies to address communications to the Committee of Ministers with respect to the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. It likewise entitles the Committee...

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1273th special “Human Rights” meeting (6-8 December 2016)

The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

9 December 2016 Strasbourg

On 6-8 December, representatives of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe held their fourth “Human Rights” meeting of 2016, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers,...

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1265th special “human rights” meeting (20-21 September 2016)

The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

23 September 2016 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers published today the decisions and resolutions adopted at its 1265th special “human rights” meeting (20-21 September 2016) during which it examined the state of implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. The texts adopted concern: Albania,...

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1265th special “human rights” meeting (20-22 September 2016)

Committee of Ministers to examine implementation of human rights judgments

14 June 2016 Strasbourg

The representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe will meet between 20 and 22 September 2016 to examine the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, in accordance with the supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers under Article 46 of the European...

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1259th special “human rights” meeting (7-8 June 2016)

Committee of Ministers: decisions on the execution of European Court of Human Rights judgments

9 June 2016 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers’ today published the decisions and resolutions adopted at its 1259th special “human rights” meeting (7-8 June 2016) during which it has examined the state of implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. The texts adopted concern Albania,...

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1259th special “human rights” meeting (7-9 June 2016)

Committee of Ministers to examine implementation of human rights judgments

7 June 2016 Strasbourg

The representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe will examine the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights between 7 and 9 June 2016. This supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers is provided for under Article 46 of the European Convention on...

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Annual Report 2015 - Positive trends continue

30 March 2016 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers today published the Annual Report for 2015 on its supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. In accordance with the European Convention on Human Rights, the Committee of Ministers is responsible for supervising the...

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1250th special “human rights” meeting (8-10 March 2016)

Committee of Ministers: decisions on the execution of European Court of Human Rights judgments

15 March 2016 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers’ today published the decisions and resolutions adopted at its 1250th special “human rights” meeting (8-10 March 2016) during which it has examined the state of implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. The texts adopted concern Armenia,...

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1250th special “human rights” meeting (8-10 March 2016)

Committee of Ministers to examine implementation of human rights judgments

8 March 2016 Strasbourg

The representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe will examine the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights between 8 and 10 March 2016. This supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers is provided for under Article 46 of the European Convention on...

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Impact of the European Convention on Human Rights: Parliamentary Assembly publishes a selection of examples of the impact of the Convention in States parties

8 January 2016 Strasbourg

On 8 January 2016, the Legal Affairs and Human Rights Department of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, upon request by Mr Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’, Rapporteur on the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, and in collaboration with the Human Rights Centre...

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