The Bureau of the CCJE has adopted an Opinion following a request by the Judges’ Association of Serbia to assess the compatibility with European standards of the newly proposed amendments to the Constitution of the Republic of Serbia which will affect the organisation of judicial power. Link to...
The Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) adopts an opinion entitled “Preventing corruption among judges”
The Consultative Council of European Judges of the Council of Europe has just adopted its Opinion No. 21 entitled "Preventing corruption among judges". Corruption among judges is one of the main threats to society and the functioning of a democratic state. It undermines judicial integrity, which...
The 19th plenary meeting of the CCJE took place from 7 to 9 November 2018 in Croatia in the framework of the Croatian Chairmanchip of the Committee of Ministers. It has been opened by the Minister of Justice of Croatia, Mr Dražen Bošnjaković. The Committe of Ministers has entrusted the CCJE for...
The Magna Carta and the 20 opinions of the CCJE were translated as part of the project to support the implementation of the judicial reform in Armenia. More information
On 29 August 2018, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) published an opinion following a request by the Association of Judges of Montenegro as regards the Judicial Council of Montenegro
Link to the Opinion
On 18 June 2018, the Bureau of the CCJE has published a new statement as regards the situation on the independence of the judiciary in Poland. Link to the statement
The meeting of the CCJE Working Group in charge of preparing the Opinion on judicial integrity and corruption took place in Porto (Portugal) from 13 to 15 June. The opinion will include recommendations based on the concept of judicial integrity; corruption (perceived as one of the main threats to...
On 4 May 2018, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) has published an opinion on the proposed amendments to the Constitution of the Republic of Serbia regarding the organisation of the judicial power
Link to the Opinion
On 29 March 2018, the Bureau of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) has published a statement on the attacks by some Polish media against a Judge of the Irish High Court
Link to the Statement
CCJE Opinion on the role of courts with respect to the uniform application of the law has been presented to the representatives of the Croatian judiciary
On 15 February 2018, the Opinion No. 20 (2017) on the role of courts with respect to the uniform application of the law of the CCJE was presented to the representatives of the Croatian judiciary in Zagreb. This presentation has been organised by the Croatian Judicial Academy (JA) in cooperation...
Conferences and other events
- FRA Fundamental Rights Forum
25-27 September 2018
- 115th Plenary Session of the Venice Commission
22-23 June 2018
- Seminar on the "Status of Judges in Europe"
14 and 15 June 2018
- Roundtable on judicial "reform" in Poland
16 April 2018