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EU/CoE Support to Efficiency of Justice – SEJ

Call for Expression of Interest

04/03/2015 Tirana
The EU/CoE Support to Efficiency of Justice – SEJ project, is launching a Call for Expression of Interest with a view to awarding a contract for conducting surveys in 10 pilot courts in Albania on...

Diploma ceremony of the School of Political Studies

05/02/2015 Tirana
The Academy of Political Studies (ASP) awarded today at an official ceremony the certificates of completion of the academic year 2014 for the participants of its programme "The Albanian School of...

Roundtable on individual evaluation of judges

30/01/2015 Tirana
A round table to present the report on the Individual Evaluation of Judges in Albania was organised today in cooperation with EURALIUS IV within the framework of the joint project “Support to the...

Statement by Mr Gianni Buquicchio, President of the Venice Commission

28/01/2015 Tirana
I came to Tirana upon the invitation of the institute of Diplomatic Studies (IDS) to participate in two conferences organised by the European University of Tirana and by the IDS. I had also very...

Assessment mission “Improving the communication between the judiciary and media”

20/01/2015 Tirana
An assessment mission of two international experts in the framework of the European Union / Council of Europe joint project “Support to Efficiency of Justice – SEJ” took place in Albania on 19 – 20...

Co-operation Document for Albania 2012-2014



The Council of Europe (CoE) Co-operation Document for Albania 2012-2014 is a framework for co-operation between the CoE and Albania with the overall strategic objective to assist the country in fulfilling its obligations as a CoE member state. The Co-operation Document was developed on the basis of the findings and recommendations of the CoE monitoring bodies, the strategic reform context in Albania, including European Union accession priorities, as well as results and achievements of previous CoE co-operation programmes.

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Today in the Journal the Belgian Minister of Justice speaks about torture in Europe, Boris Nemtsov is buried in Moscow, and a Greek University wins the ECHR Moot Court.