The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice

European Day of Civil Justice

25 October 2010


The European Day for Civil Justice is celebrated each year around the 25 October. It aims to bring justice closer to citizens, to inform them on their rights and to to promote the work of the European Commission and of the Council of Europe in the field of civil justice, through simulation of procedures and information sessions. This day is open to all european citizens, students and people who work in the field of justice.

The Council of Europe invites representatives from the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) for information about their projects in their respective countries.

The Secretariat of the CEPEJ and the Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe participated in the main event, organised by the Ministry of Justice of Slovenia in Ljubljana, on 25 October 2010.

During this event, the Crystal Scales of Justice Prize has been awarded.


Podcasts - Audio records of the presentation and conclusions of the presentation of the CEPEJ 2010 Report on evaluation of European judicial systems

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Events in Council of Europe member States in 2010

This page is updated regularly as soon as events organised in the different countries are communicated to CEPEJ Secretariat.




Bosnie Herzegovina





  Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia





 The Netherlands




United Kingdom: Scotland



Organisational Charter and information form for the CEPEJ Secretariat


Other years

2014 Programme

2013 Programme

2012 Programme

2011 Programme

2010 Programme

2009 Programme

2008 Programme
2007 Programme
2006 Programme


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 The crystal scales
of Justice Award

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