Vrdnik, Serbia 26 and 27 July
All elected members of the Serbian State Prosecutorial Council (SPC) have been trained to...
Kyiv, Ukraine 13 July 2018
On 13 July 2018, expert consultations on application in Ukraine of Protocol no. 16 to the...
Kyiv, Ukraine 11 July 2018
The Council of Europe and the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine signed the Memorandum of...
Novi Sad / Belgrade, Serbia 5 / 6 July 2018
Joint Council of Europe/European Union Horizontal Facility Action “Strengthening Legal Guarantees...
Podgorica, Montenegro 13 June 2018
Achievements made so far in the implementation of the system of disciplinary and ethical...
Supporting Ukraine in execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights
On 13 July 2018, expert consultations on application in Ukraine of Protocol no. 16 to the European Convention on Human Rights took place in Kyiv. The event was jointly organised by the Council of Europe project “Supporting Ukraine in execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights”,...
At a glance
The European Committee on Legal Co-operation (CDCJ) is the Council of Europe intergovernmental body responsible for the standard-setting activities of the Council of Europe in the field of public and private law.
The competence of CDCJ is defined by the terms of reference that it is given directly by the Committee of Ministers, the statutory decision-making body of the Organisation, depending on the priorities of the Council of Europe and the needs of member States. Its main role is to draw up standards commonly accepted by the 47 member states and to foster legal co-operation among them. It also supports member states, upon request, to implement the standards it drew up and in providing expertise in its fields of competence in the framework of their justice reforms.