The Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic proposed to the national legislator the introduction of the “visiting judge” concept with a view to facilitating the replacement of suddenly departing judges or reinforcing the provisionally overburdened courts

headline 17 July 2019 Slovakia

Since 1 April 2017 the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic and European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) have been actively engaged in the project “Strengthening the Efficiency and Quality of the Slovak Judicial System”. In the framework of this cooperation and as a result...

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The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) and the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic are concluding the project “Strengthening the efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system"

headline 9 July 2019 Bratislava (Slovakia)

The final conference entitled “Reforms with a view to strengthening the efficiency of the Slovak judicial system and the quality of courts” took place on 9 July 2019, in Bratislava. As part of the conference, Mr Gábor Gál, Minister of Justice and Ms Edita Pfundtner, State Secretary of the...

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The CEPEJ conducts a coaching programme for pilot courts of the Slovak Republic

headline 23 April 2019 Slovakia

Six courts of the Slovak Republic (District Courts of Banská Bystrica, Bratislava I, Galanta, and Košice I, as well as Regional Courts of Bratislava and Košice) are actively involved in piloting the implementation of the CEPEJ methodology and tools for increased efficiency of courts and quality...

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The CEPEJ and the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic continue the cooperation in view of increasing the efficiency and quality of the judicial system

headline 13 November 2018 Strasbourg

A multinational team of experts led by the CEPEJ President, Mr Georg Stawa, visited the Slovak Republic on 6-8 November 2018. As part of this mission the experts had a meeting with the leadership of the Ministry of Justice. Mr Gábor Gál, Minister of Justice, and Ms Edita Pfundtner, State...

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CEPEJ and the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic presented the report “Efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system”

27-28 February 2018 Bratislava (Slovakia)

The Minister of Justice of the Slovak Republic, Ms Lucia Žitnanská, and the President of CEPEJ, Mr Georg Stawa, presented the report “Efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system / Assessment and recommendations on the basis of CEPEJ tools” which puts forward an expert view on the current...

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Programme "Strengthening the efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system through the application of the tools and methodology of the CEPEJ"

The Slovak Republic has made a voluntary contribution of € 700,000 to strengthen the efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system through the application of the tools and methodology of the CEPEJ. The agreement was signed on 31 March 2017 by Ms Marcela Hanusová, Chargé d’affaires a.i.,...

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Assessment of the ICT tools applied by the Slovakian judicial system

10-12 October 2017

As part of the co-operation project “Strengthening the efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system”, the CEPEJ conducted a mission to the Slovak Republic from 10 to12 October 2017. The main objective of this visit was to assess the concept, functionalities, practical use and benefits, as...

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Mission of CEPEJ experts to support increased efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system

5-8 June 2017

A team of CEPEJ experts representing Austria, France, Italy, The Netherlands, and Croatia conducted on 5-8 June 2017 a fact-finding mission to the Slovak Republic. The mission took place under the co-operation project “Strengthening the efficiency and quality of the Slovak judicial system”, which...

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