European Day of Justice25 October 2014

The European Day of Justice is celebrated each year around the 25 October. It aims to bring justice closer to citizens, to inform them on their rights and to to promote the work of the Council of Europe and the European Commission in the field of justice, through simulation of procedures and information sessions.

This day is open to all european citizens, students and people who work in the field of justice.

The Council of Europe invites representatives from the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) to inform about their projects in their respective countries for this special day.

The European Day of justice is celebrated on 25 October in Europe

The European Day of justice is celebrated every year on 25 October. It is aimed for European citizens, students and professionals in the field of justice and is organised by the Council of Europe. The main event of this day took place in Portugal in 2014, in presence of the Portuguese Minister of Justice, Ms Paula Teixeira da Cruz and the State Secretary of Justice of Portugal, Mr António Costa Moura. This day has been organised in the framework of the Vith National Congress of Solicitadores and organised by the Portuguese Solicitadores Chamber.