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  • Launch of the 2014-2016 CEPEJ evaluation cycle

    Launch of the 2014-2016 CEPEJ evaluation cycle



    The Working Group on the Evaluation of European Judicial Systems will launch the next evaluation cycle of the European Comission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) at its meeting on 19 and 20...

  • Handling child evidence

    Handling child evidence



    A conference on handling child evidence within the framework of a child-friendly justice system is being organised in Tallinn (Estonia), from 19 to 20 February 2015, as part of a regional activity...

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Longer-term future of the European Court of Human Rights

18/02/2015 Strasbourg
The 5th meeting of the Drafting Group “F” on the reform of the Court (GT-GDR-F) will be held on 18-20 February 2015. The Group will start the examination of its preliminary consolidated draft...

Seminar on “Corruption risks and protection mechanisms for entrepreneurs”

17/02/2015 Ufa
Some 50 representatives of institutions from the Russian Federation, including representatives of the Office of the Federal Business Ombudsman, Offices of Regional Business Ombudsmen, local...

The Turin process for the European Social Charter

12/02/2015 Brussels
The ‘Turin process’, launched by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe at the High-Level Conference on the European Social Charter (Turin, 17-18 October 2014), aims at reinforcing the...

SPACE survey: the economic crisis hampers improvement of conditions in European prisons

11/02/2015 Strasbourg
According to the annual report published today by the Council of Europe Annual Penal Statistics (SPACE), spending per inmate in European prisons has decreased during the economic crisis, and this...

GRECO invites Lithuania to focus on a proper enforcement of the rules on corruption prevention among members of parliament, judges and prosecutors

11/02/2015 Strasbourg
In a report published today, the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) acknowledges the comprehensive legal and institutional framework developed by Lithuania to prevent and fight corruption...

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