Preliminary work - preparation of Opinion No. 14 (2019)

For 2019, the Committee of Ministers entrusted the preparation of an opinion on the role of the prosecutor in the fight against corruption and economic and financial crime (2019). The draft opinion will be submitted for adoption at the 14th plenary meeting of the CCPE, on 21 and 22 November 2019.

The Bureau members of the CCPE participate to the meetings of the CCPE Working group in charge of the preparation of the draft texts. The Bureau members are:

Working group

The first meeting of the working group in charge of preparing the draft opinion took place in Paris on 5-6 February 2019. The second meeting will take place in Paris on 6-7 June 2019.

The Working group is composed as follows:


  • Milica ANDJELIĆ-MANDIĆ (Montenegro),
  • Erkin ALIKHANOV (Azerbaijan),
  • David MELKONYAN (Armenia),
  • Han MORAAL (The Netherlands),
  • Peter McCORMICK (Ireland),
  • Antonio MURA (Italy),
  • Ali RIZA ÜLKER (Turkey),
  • Cédric VISART de BOCARME (Belgium),
  • Vladimir ZIMIN (Russian Federation).

Substitute member:

  • Jana ZEZULOVA (Czech Republic)

Gender Equality Rapporteur

  • Ms Gordana BOSILJCIC (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Scientific expert

  • Dr Rainer HORNUNG-JOST, Deputy Chief Prosecutor, Lörrach Prosecution Office, Former Director of the German Judicial Academy (Germany)


Legal instruments and other texts adopted by the Council of Europe bodies


Resolutions and recommendations of the Committee of Ministers or the Parliamentary Assembly

Committee of Ministers

Parliamentary Assembly

Congress of local and regional authorities of Europe

Venice Commission


Economic Crime and Cooperation Division

Secretary General

Consultative Council of European Judges

Case law of the ECHR

Other international instruments on the subject (UN, etc.)

Web resources