The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice


EUROPÉAN COMMISSION FOR THE EFFICIENCY OF JUSTICE (CEPEJ)

File : Impact of the publication of the 2012 edition of the CEPEJ evaluation report of European judicial systems

Luxembourg

20th CEPEJ plenary meeting, 6 and 7 December 2012 in Strasbourg

    Thematic analysis of the Press review on the occasion of the publication of the CEPEJ Report “European judicial systems – 2012 edition”

          § Public Expenditures: courts, prosecution system and legal aid

The article recalls that the budget allocated to justice is one of the most important among the 47 member states of the Council of Europe.

          § Judges

The article quotes the average number of professional judges in Europe but does not specifies the statistics for Luxembourg.

          § Status and career of judges and prosecutors (incomes, responsibilities)

      Ø Gender issues

The article mentions gender issues but does not specifies the situation in Luxembourg.

          § Impact of the crisis on the judiciaries

The article about Luxembourg deal widely with the impacts of the economic and financial crisis on the budgets of the European judicial systems.