Conferences


Conference on refugee protection in Greece

19 December 2019 Athens

On 17 December, a representative of the Execution Department took part in the conference organised in Athens by the Greek Council for Refugees on the occasion of its 30th Anniversary. The conference was entitled “Challenges in international protection in Greece and Europe”. Speakers and...

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Ukraine: enhancing synergies and capacities of national stakeholders to improve the execution of ECHR judgments

18 December 2019 Kyiv

On 9-10 December, the Execution Department co-hosted, together with the National School of Judges of Ukraine, and in cooperation with the Department of the European Social Charter and the HELP Programme, the high-level regional Conference “Protection of human rights through judicial education:...

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Turkey: Launch of the Human Rights Action plan

11 December 2019 Istanbul

On 9 December, the Department for the Execution of judgments of the European Court participated in Istanbul in the launching event for a new Council of Europe project “Supporting the implementation of the Human Rights action plan in Turkey”. The Department’s representative took part in the...

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Annual International Forum on ECHR case-law

2 December 2019 Lviv

On 21 and 22 November, representatives of the Execution Department participated in the 8th Annual International Forum on the case-law of the European Court of Human Rights in Lviv, Ukraine. It was co-organised in the context of the Council of Europe Project “Support to the Implementation of the...

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Warsaw Seminar on the rights of the child in the light of the ECHR

27 November 2019 Warsaw

On 19 November, a representative of the Execution Department participated in the 13th Warsaw Seminar on Human Rights entitled "The Rights of the Child in the light of the European Convention on Human Rights" by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ombudsman for Children of Poland. This seminar...

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High-level conference on eradicating police impunity

21 October 2019 Bečići

On 18 October, the Execution Department organised in Bečići, Montenegro, the High Level Conference “Tackling ill-treatment by police: addressing challenges revealed by judgments of the European Court of Human Rights and by other Council of Europe bodies”. The event focused on eradicating police...

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Forum on the execution of national judgments in Ukraine

10 October 2019 Kyiv

On 1 October, the Execution Department participated in the annual Forum “On the Execution of National Judgments in Ukraine”, organised in Kyiv by the Council of Europe (“Supporting Ukraine in the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights”) and the Ukrainian Bar Association....

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S.Z. v. Bulgaria and Kolevi v. Bulgaria

Round table in Bulgaria on effective investigations into killings and ill-treatment

26 june 2019 Sofia

On 20 and 21 June, representatives of the Department for the Execution of Judgments took part in a round table in Sofia on the Strasbourg Court’s judgments against Bulgaria concerning ineffective investigations into violations of the right to life and the prohibition of ill-treatment, including...

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Conference on loyal cooperation within the system of the ECHR

10 May 2019 Liverpool

On 10 and 11 May 2019, the Department for the Execution of the European Court's judgments participated in a conference on “Loyal Cooperation within the System of the European Convention on Human Rights” organised by the University of Liverpool School of Law and Social Justice. The conference...

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Slovenia celebrated 60th anniversary of the Court

23 April 2019 Ljubljana

On 16 April a representative of the Execution Department took part in the conference organised by the Slovenian Ministry of Justice and the Faculty of Law of Ljubljana to mark the 60th anniversary of the European Court of Human Rights. The conference highlighted the importance of the ECHR for...

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Why and how to execute the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

4 April 2019 Paris

The Execution Department participated in a symposium on 29 March aiming to highlight the conditions of execution of the judgments of the Strasbourg Court and the role played by many civil society actors and the place of national parliamentarians in monitoring the implementation of the Court's...

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Regional conference in Montenegro on the execution of ECHR judgments

4 February 2019 Podgorica

On 31 January the first regional conference on “the obligation to execute decisions of the European Court of Human Rights” was held in Podgorica, Montenegro. The conference was opened by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice of Montenegro Mr Zoran Pazin and gathered high-level...

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Tackling ill-treatment by police in Greece

9 January 2019 Athens

The Council of Europe and the Greek authorities are organising a round table event on professional policing and how to prevent torture and other forms of ill-treatment in Athens on 10 and 11 January. The event, which is the first of its kind, aims to help bring Greek laws and practices into line...

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Round Table on the implementation of the ECHR judgments in Bulgaria

18 December 2018 Sofia

A Round Table on the implementation of the Strasbourg Court judgments concerning protection of private and family life in the context of secret surveillance operations in Bulgaria took place on 14 December in Sofia. The Round Table was organised by the Department for the Execution of Judgments of...

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Round table on the mechanisms for the execution of the European Court of Human Rights judgments in relation to Serbia

5 December 2018 Belgrade

A round table on how to streamline the system of execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in Serbia took place on 23 November 2018 in Belgrade. A three-hour meeting with the participation of judges of the Constitutional Court, Supreme Court of Cassation and appellate courts,...

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First Annual Forum “Execution of judgments of national courts in Ukraine”

23 November 2018 Kyiv

The First Annual Forum “Execution of judgments of national courts in Ukraine” took place on 23 November 2018 in Kyiv. It was organised by the Council of Europe in the framework of the Human Rights Trust Fund project “Supporting Ukraine in the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human...

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Seminar on the role of the Georgian Parliament in implementing standards of the European Convention of Human Rights

12 November 2018 Strasbourg

On 8 and 9 November, the Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights participated in the above seminar in Strasbourg organised by the Council of Europe in the context of a study visit by Georgian MPs. The department's representatives made presentations and held...

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Republic of Moldova - Seminar on conditions of detention and effective remedies

30 October 2018 Chișinău

The Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights participated in the seminar “Implementation of a new domestic remedy to challenge conditions of detention in the Republic of Moldova” held in Chișinău on 25 October 2018. The seminar was organised in the framework...

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Conference on the right to a fair trial within reasonable time

10 April 2018 Belgrade

On 3 April 2018, the Council of Europe, in-cooperation with the Supreme Court of Cassation of the Republic of Serbia, organised a conference ‘Right to a Fair Trial within Reasonable Time and the Compensation for the Violation of the Right: Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights and...

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Reopening the cases based on ECHR judgments

Workshop on Execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

4 April 2018

On 30 March 2018 the European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe (CoE), in co-operation with the Supreme Court of Georgia organized a workshop on “The Execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) and reopening the cases based on ECHR judgments” The workshop brought...

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