On 29-30 April, the Council of Europe, within the EU funded project in partnership with the High School of Justice, organized trainings for two groups of City and Appellate Court judges of criminal and civil chambers on “Reopening of Cases on the Basis of judgments/decisions of the European Court of Human Rights”. The seminars aimed at acquainting Georgian judges to the procedure of reopening of cases under the Recommendation No. R (2000) 2 of the Committee of Ministers.
The seminar was held by the invited expert, Mr Mamuka Longurashvili, Head of Section within the Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights.
The trainings were organized within the framework of the Council of Europe and European Union joint programme “Application of the European Convention on Human Rights and harmonisation of national legislation and judicial practice in Georgia in line with European Standards”.