judges' legal assistants on ECHR Articles 10 and 11
two-day training seminar for legal assistants of judges of first instance courts
will take place on 28-29 April at the High School of Justice. Judgesâ€™ legal
assistants will be briefed on the case law of the European Court of Human Rights
on Articles 10 (Freedom of expression) and 11 (Freedom of assembly and
association) of the European Convention on Human Rights. The seminar will
combine substantive teaching with case studies, with a view to putting the
acquired knowledge into practice. The seminar is being organised in the
framework of the Denmarkâ€™s Georgia Programme 2010-2013 â€śPromotion of Judicial
Reform, Human and Minority Rightsâ€ť.
political organisation set up in 1949, the Council of Europe works to promote
democracy and human rights continent-wide. It also develops common responses to
social, cultural and legal challenges in its 47 member states.