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

headline 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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Turkey: Freedom of expression working group agrees 2016 actions

17 December 2015 Ankara

Issues relating to freedom of expression in Turkey have been discussed in Ankara, on 17 December 2015, by the informal working group established at the beginning of the year 2015 as part of Turkey’s Action Plan to prevent violations of the European Convention on Human Rights. The group agreed...

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1243rd special “human rights” meeting (8-10 December 2015)

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

10 December 2015 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers’ today published the decisions and resolutions adopted at its 1243rd special “human rights” meeting (8-10 December 2015) 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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1243rd special “human rights” meeting (8-10 December 2015)

Committee of Ministers to examine implementation of human rights judgments

19 November 2015 Strasbourg

The representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe will examine the implementation of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights on 8-10 December 2015. This supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers is provided for under Article 46 of the European...

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Seminar in Georgia on the "Reopening of Cases on the Basis of Judgment/Decision of the European Court of Human Rights"

27-28 October 2015 Tbilisi

On 27 and 28 October the Council of Europe, in partnership with the High School of Justice, is organising a seminar for two groups of City and Appellate Court judges of criminal and civil chambers on “Reopening of Cases on the Basis of Judgment/Decision of the European Court of Human Rights”. The...

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Publication of a Guide for the drafting of action plans and reports for the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

16 July 2015 Strasbourg

The Brussels Declaration, adopted on 27 March 2015 following the High Level Conference held in Brussels on Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights, our shared responsibility, stressed the fondamental role of action plans and reports for the execution of judgments of the European...

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