Project : Support to reform of the judiciary in Serbia in the light of Council of Europe standards
 
General information
Title Support to reform of the judiciary in Serbia in the light of Council of Europe standards
Project area Serbia
Budget EUR 200 000
Funding World Bank
Implementation Legal and Human Rights Capacity Building Department (LHRCB)
Duration 01/01/2010 - 30/09/2010 (9 months)

Overall objective:
To support the on-going process of reform of the judiciary with a view to increasing the independence, efficiency, transparency and accessibility of the Serbian judicial system.

Expected result 1:
A comprehensive stock-taking of the reforms undertaken and the results produced by them is conducted and the legislative gaps and obstacles hindering the reform of the judiciary in Serbia are identified in the light of European standards concerning the independence, efficiency, transparency and accessibility of justice.

Expected result 2:
On the basis of the CoE experts’ findings and recommendations, future steps and specific measures are proposed to the Serbian authorities with a view to ensuring a continued sustainable reform of the judiciary in Serbia.