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1324th meeting of the Committee of Ministers - Implementation of the European Cout's judgments

headline 20 September 2018 Strasbourg

The latest decisions adopted on the implementation of judgments from the European Court of Human Rights have been published by the Committee of Ministers. During its "Human Rights" meeting of September, the Committee adopted 26 decisions concerning 17 member States. Final resolutions were adopted...

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1318th meeting of the Committee of Ministers - Implementation of the European Court's judgments

5-7 June 2018 Strasbourg

The latest case-by-case decisions adopted on the implementation of judgments from the European Court of Human Rights have been published by the Committee of Ministers. During its "Human Rights" meeting of June, the Committee adopted 30 decisions concerning 18 member States. Final resolutions were...

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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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Implementing the European Court's judgments: Record number of cases closed in 2017 - challenges remain

headline 4 April 2018 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers, which supervises the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights' judgments, closed a record number of 3,691 cases last year, leading to a 24% decrease in the total number of outstanding cases. There were 7,584 pending cases at the end of...

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Round table on the implementation of the European Court's judgments in Ukraine

27 March 2018 Kiev

Over the last four years Ukraine has taken forward wide-ranging judicial reforms and the court system and the judicial institutions have been transformed towards a European model that meets the standards of the Council of Europe. The steps taken were necessary and the progress achieved is...

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1310th special “human rights” meeting (13-15 March 2018)

Implementing the European Court's judgments

16 March 2018 Strasbourg

The latest case-by-case decisions adopted on the implementation of judgments from the European Court of Human Rights have been published by the Committee of Ministers. The Committee adopted 24 decisions concerning 15 member States at the end of its regular HR meeting in Strasbourg, as well as one...

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Improving the Effectiveness of Investigation and Combating Ill-Treatment

27 February 2018 Ankara

The launching ceremony of the Project on Improving the Effectiveness of Investigation of Allegations of Ill-Treatment and Combatting Impunity took place on 27 February 2018 in Ankara. The ceremony gathered approximately 270 representatives from various stakeholders involved in the fight against...

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Conference in Chisinau

Enforcing Strasbourg Court’s judgments concerning the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova

19 February 2018 Chisinau

The execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights requires genuine dialogue between all those capable of providing effective redress to victims of violations in the Transnistrian region of the Republic Moldova. "We need to be creative and break the vicious circle of legal...

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Conference in Chisinau

15 February 2018 Chisinau

Council of Europe experts will participate in a conference in Chisinau on 19 February on the enforcement of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights concerning the Transnistrian region of the Republic of Moldova. Organised by the authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Promo–LEX, the...

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1302nd special “human rights” meeting (5-7 December 2017)

The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights' judgments

8 December 2017 Strasbourg

On 5-7 December, the representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe held their fourth “Human Rights” meeting of 2017, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of...

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Important information for the attention of the applicants

Burmych and Others v. Ukraine

9 November 2017 Strasbourg

Інформація українською мовою Информация на русском языке As indicated in the Court’s judgment in the Burmych and Others case all applications concerned by this judgment, both those that were pending before the Court when the judgment was delivered (listed in the...

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1294th special “human rights” meeting (19-21 September 2017)

The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights' judgments

22 September 2017 Strasbourg

On 19-21 September, representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe held their third “Human Rights” meeting of 2017, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of...

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Georgia: Workshop on effective parliamentary oversight of the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights by the government

1 July 2017 Tbilisi

On 1 July 2017 the European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe (CoE) in co-operation with the Legal Issues Committee of the Parliament of Georgia organised a workshop on “Effective parliamentary oversight on execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) by the...

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The Committee of Ministers reviews the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights' judgments

8 June 2017 Strasbourg

On 6-7 June, representatives of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe held their second “Human Rights” meeting of 2017, during which they examined the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in keeping with the supervisory role of the Committee of Ministers,...

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Debate on the 10th Annual Report on the supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights

1 June 2017 Strasbourg

The Committee of Minsters held a debate on the 10th Annual Report on its supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights on 1st June 2017. On the basis of the encouraging results presented in the report, the discussions focused on how state...

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Working visit to the Constitutional Court of Ukraine and technical consultations on issues related to the execution of judgments

20 May 2017 Kyiv

On 20 May 2017, a meeting was held between the Constitutional Court of Ukraine, the Director of the Directorate of Human Rights, Christos Giakoumopoulos, and the Head of Division of the Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, Pavlo Pushkar. The working...

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Series of trainings on reopening of cases on the basis of judgments/decisions of the European Court of Human Rights

9 May 2017

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...

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Country Factsheets on the supervision of the execution of the European Court's judgments

13 April 2017 Strasbourg

In order to improve the transparency of the execution process of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights, the Department for the Execution of Judgments has published country factsheets. The factsheets present an overview of the main issues revealed by judgments and decisions of the...

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Annual Report 2016 - Positive trends continue

5 April 2017 Strasbourg

The Committee of Ministers today published the Annual Report 2016 on its supervision of the execution of judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. In accordance with the European Convention on Human Rights, the Committee of Ministers is responsible for supervising the...

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