New website for the Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) - www.coe.int/ccpe

18 September 2017

The CCPE is a consultative body to the Committee of Ministers composed of high level prosecutors of all 47 member States of the Council of Europe. It is entrusted withthe particular task to prepare opinions for the Committee of Ministers on issues related to the prosecution service, to promote...

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Plenary meeting of the CCPE and adoption of the Opinion on "The right of victims, witnesses and vulnerable persons"

15 September 2017 Strasbourg

The CCPE will hold its 12th plenary meeting on 23 and 24 November 2017 in Strasbourg. On that occasion, it should adopt Opinion No. 12 on "the rights of victims, witnesses and vulnerable persons". The members of the CCPE will also discuss a mechanism for the regular internal assessment of the...

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Meeting of the CCPE working group in charge of drawing up Opinion No. 12 on the rights of victims, witnesses and vulnerable persons

16 June 2017

The meeting of the CCPE Working group in charge of drawing up Opinion No. 12 on the rights of victims, witnesses and vulnerable persons took place in Paris on 15 and 16 June 2017 in view to examine the draft structure of the Opinion. The meeting of the Bureau took also place on this occasion....

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Plenary meeting of the CCPE and adoption of the Opinion on “The quality and efficiency of the work of prosecutors, including major current challenges in fighting terrorism and organised crime”

18 November 2016 Strasbourg, France

The 11th plenary meeting of the CCPE took place in Strasbourg on 17 and 18 November 2016. On this occasion, the CCPE adopt Opinion No. 11 on “The quality and efficiency of the work of prosecutors, including major current challenges in fighting terrorism and organised crime”. The CCPE members also...

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Joint mission to Rabat of the CEPEJ, the CCJE, the CCPE and the Venice Commission

29 September 2016 Rabat, Morocco

A team of CEPEJ, CCPE, CCJE and Venice Commission experts visited Rabat from 27 to 29 September 2016 to meet the authorities of the Ministry of Justice and Freedom for a benchmarking exercise in the field of the Council of Justice and the status of judicial professionals.

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Report from the CCJE and the CCPE on the main challenges for judicial impartiality and independence in Council of Europe member States

The Bureaus of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE) and the Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) have jointly submitted to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe a report on the “Challenges for judicial independence and impartiality in the member states of the...

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