Accountability of the Judicial System in MontenegroThe Expertise Co-ordination Mechanism (ECM) is part of the co-operation programme between the European Union and the Council of Europe “Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey” supporting the provision of Council of Europe expertise to respond to requests for legislative know-how and policy advice.

Thanks to this action, the Judicial Council, the Council of Public Prosecutors and the Supreme Court will benefit from expert advice on the practical implementation of the national strategy for reform of the judicial sector (2017-2022) and of the related Action Plan in line with European Standards.

International experts will work closely with the management and staff of the mentioned institutions in view of improving their internal functioning, procedures and transparency as well as enhancing adherence with European standards in the performance of their respective functions.