Peer evaluation concerning the collecting of judicial statistics
With a view to improving the methodology used to collect
statistical data on national judicial systems and to homogenize
the way countries reply to the evaluation scheme, the CEPEJ has
decided, at its 10th plenary meeting (Strasbourg, 5 - 6 December
2007), to implement a pilot co-operation process of peer
The objective of the peer evaluation is to reinforce the
credibility of the data collected in the framework of the
evaluation exercise aimed at European judicial systems. It also also
the opportunity for States in which the visits are conducted, to facilitate exchanges of experiences between the national
judicial statistics systems, to share good practices and to
identify common indicators.
Evaluation is carried out in 3 volunteer States in the
timeframe of a period corresponding to an evaluation exercise.
The following peer evaluations took place in 2015:
- Vilnius and Trakai (Lithuania), on 27 and 28 May
- Thessaloniki (Greece), 18 June 2015.
The next peer evaluation will take place in Bratislava
(Slovakia), on 5 and 6 October 2015.