Revised SATURN guidelines for judicial time management – now applicable to prosecutors

Strasbourg
The SATURN Guidelines for judicial time management have been revised and are henceforth also applicable to prosecutors. A specific part has been devoted to this target group which concerns mainly...

Fighting against radicalisation leading to terrorism

Strasbourg
In light of the recent terrorist attacks, the Ministers' Deputies adopted, during their recent meeting (21 January), several decisions on the issue of preventing and fighting radicalisation leading...

European Committee of Social Rights elects new President and publishes 2014 country-by-country Conclusions

Strasbourg
On 20 January 2015, the European Committee of Social Rights elects its new Bureau for a period of two years. Giuseppe Palmisano was elected as new President of the Committee, Monika Schlachter and...

Data protection Day

Strasbourg
On the 28th of January, Europe and the Council of Europe celebrate their 9th edition of Data Protection Day. Such event is destined to mark the anniversary of the opening for signature of the...

The Committee for the Prevention of Torture warns states against intimidation and reprisals towards individuals who denounce ill-treatment

Strasbourg
In its annual report published today 21 January, the Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT) recalls that it has identified a number of cases in which persons it had interviewed have...

The CEPEJ publishes the Guidelines on the role of court-appointed experts in judicial proceedings of Council of Europe’s Member States

Strasbourg
The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) guidelines on the role of court appointed experts provide a reference framework as regards the role of a technical expert during the...

The Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) adopts the Rome Charter for Prosecutors

Rome
During its plenary meeting in Rome on 16 and 17 December 2014, the Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) of the Council of Europe adopted a document on European norms and principles...

Council of Europe hosts a French Digital Council debate on loyalty between economic actors in the digital environment

09/01/2015 Strasbourg
The debate organised by the French Digital Council on “Loyalty between economic actors – Ensuring the balance between economic relationships in the digital environment” takes place at Palais. The...

'Charlie Hebdo' massacre, attack on democratic society

07/01/2015 Strasbourg
Secretary General Jagland: 'Charlie Hebdo' massacre, attack on democratic society "I am shocked and deeply saddened by the horrendous attack on innocent people at the Charlie Hebdo in Paris today....

Consultative Council of European Prosecutors to adopt norms and principles of reference concerning prosecutors

Rome
At the invitation of the Italian High Council of the Judiciary, the CCPE will gather in Rome on 16-17 December to hold its session. During this meeting, the CCPE should adopt Opinion No. 9 which...

The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice adopted new Guidelines

Strasbourg
During the 24th plenary meeting of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice that took place on 11 and 12 December, its members have adopted the Guidelines on the organisation and...

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