19 Member States mobilised in 2021 by organising a total of 36 events such as information sessions and advice for citizen about their rights by justice professionals, open doors of courts, of notarial chambers and lawyers’ offices, information sessions for younger people and awareness raising campaigns, the provision of social platforms to ask questions, publication of books, painting competitions on how younger people perceive a court, conferences for justice professionals, training sessions for journalists, etc. Most of these events took place online.

The Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE) organised the Notaries of Europe Open Days around 25 October 2021, which mainly consisted of online information and advice sessions for citizens.

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) organised the European Lawyers' Day 2021 on the theme "No justice without independent lawyers" which mainly consisted of webinars for legal professionals and information and advice sessions.

The list of the events organised, by country, in the framework of the European Day of Justice is in the annual report.


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To celebrate the European Day of Justice, customisable posters can be downloaded in 23 languages . Should you need an indesign format of the posters, please contact the CEPEJ Secretariat.

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German, Greek, English, Estonian, Finnish,
French, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian,
Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian,
Slovakian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish.



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