- The legislation on judicial appointment, evaluation, promotion and accountability is revised and applied in line with the European standards;
- The timeliness and quality of court services are increased thanks to application of CEPEJ tools by courts and enhanced training of judges and staff;
- Court users benefit from more accountable, transparent and efficient functioning of the court system;
- Constitutional Court operates more efficiently;
- Georgian Bar Association is better equipped to provide quality professional adaptation programme and continuous legal education for its members.
Enhancing the Accountability and the Efficiency of the Judicial System and the Professionalism of Lawyers in Georgia
05 Jul 2021 09:14:00
Discussing the need for effective implementation of the guidelines and tools on time management and fair trialTbilisi, Georgia 30 June 2021
The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) organised training on its...
28 May 2021 14:21:00
Resolving the judicial proceedings within a reasonable time - Series of Webinars for the Common Courts of Georgia27 May 2021
The first meeting from the series of webinars “Judicial proceedings within a reasonable time”...
27 Apr 2021 12:53:00
#JusticeForAll campaign launched in Georgia to promote access to justice free of visible and invisible barriers27 April 2021
Access to justice is a fundamental prerequisite for the protection of basic human rights by...
11 Dec 2020 13:12:009 December 2020
On 9 December 2020, training to exchange experiences about data gathering and processing was...
18 May 2020 15:34:00
Supporting the Constitutional Court of Georgia to further improve its Case Management System during COVID -19 crisisBatumi, Georgia 18 May 2020
With the support of the European Union and the Council of Europe, the Constitutional Court of...
22 Jun 2020 15:08:00
State of Emergency and human rights obligations-Georgian judges discuss most recent European practice and approach with the Venice Commission expert19 June 2020
COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the importance of scrutiny over derogations from fundamental...
22 May 2020 16:04:00Tbilisi, Georgia 18 May 2020
On 18 May 2020, representatives of the Judiciary attended Working Group meeting with SATURN...
To enhance the efficiency, effectiveness and transparency of the court system in Georgia by supporting improved legislative safeguards, strengthened case management procedures, enhanced management practices and training capacities within the court system and at the Georgian Bar Association.
- Through the provision of legal expertise, networking opportunities and exchange of best practices with the Council of Europe consultative bodies and its member States;
- Through the application of CEPEJ tools, recommendations, methodology and practical advice to improve the efficiency and quality of the Georgian justice system;
- In close co-operation with the national authorities, civil society organisations, academia and partner international organisations;
- By building the ownership through the institutionalisation of the changes promoted.
- Building on the results of co-operation in the field of justice under PGG Phase I (2015-2018)
- The total budget is EUR 1,220,000.
- 80% is funded by the European Union and 20% by the Council of Europe. The project is implemented by the Council of Europe.
The project is implemented by the Council of Europe’s Legal Cooperation Division of the Justice and Legal Cooperation Department, Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law together with the Council of Europe Office in Georgia.
Senior Project Officer