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

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

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...

CEPEJ to hold its 24th Plenary meeting

From 11 to 12 December, the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) will gather to hold its 24th plenary session. On the agenda are the adoption of Guidelines on the organisation...

The Efficiency of Civil Enforcement Proceedings in Europe

On the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the CEPEJ Guidelines on Enforcement, the International Union of Judicial Officers is organising in co-operation with CEPEJ the 1st Global Forum on...

Moldova gets new project on international Human Rights Day

On 10 December 2014, the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni and Ambassador Arnold De Fine Skibsted of Denmark signed a contract for the new project on...

Human Rights Day: how to better protect Human Rights online

To mark Human Rights Day on 10 December, the Council of Europe and the Belgian Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers are organising a debate on how to better protect human rights online. The...

Longer-term future of the European Court of Human Rights

The 4th meeting of the Drafting Group “F” on the reform of the Court (GT-GDR-F) will be held on 10-12 December 2014. The Group is required to prepare a report containing opinions and possible...

Mr. Roger Wilkins AO, President of the Financial Action Task Force to attend MONEYVAL plenary session

From 8 to 12 December, the Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism (MONEYVAL) will hold its 46th plenary meeting, inviting as a...

Group of States against Corruption to discuss the Fifth Evaluation Round

From 8 to 12 December, the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) holds its 66th plenary meeting. On the agenda: the fifth Evaluation Round and the adoption of several Compliance Reports...

Freedom of Expression Platform launched in Paris

On 4 December, during a conference on media freedom and the security of journalists, organised by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) together with the Committee on Culture,...

Drafting Committee on Prison Overcrowding to start its mandate

The Drafting Working Committee on prison overcrowding holds its first meeting from 8 to 9 December. Following an initiative launched on the occasion of the 17th Council of Europe Conference of...

The 275th session of the European Committee of Social Rights

From 1 to 5 December, in addition to discussing follow-up to the High-level Conference on the European Social Charter held in Turin on 17-18 October 2014, the Committee will consider the procedure...

European Committee of Social Rights Workshop on the Turin Process

On the occasion of the last Committee session of President Luis Jimena Quesada and members Rüçhan Isik, Alexandru Athanasiu and Jarna Petman, a Workshop on the ‘Turin Process’, launched at the...

Launch of the HELP course on the European Convention on Human Rights and Asylum for Belgian legal professionals

On 4 December 2014 the kick-off meeting for the launch of the HELP course on the European Convention on Human Rights and Asylum will be held in Brussels. The pilot course will be launched for a...
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