Extention of deadline for submission of proposals for projects on local initiatives on inter-municipal cooperation in Moldova

5 April 2017 Moldova

The Council of Europe thematic programme “Strengthening Institutional Frameworks for Local Governance” has extended the deadline for submission of proposals for projects concerning local initiatives on inter-municipal cooperation in Moldova until 24 April 2017. All other deadlines remain...

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Five-day workshop on non-discrimination best practices

4 April 2017 Chisinau

More than 100 participants, gathered from all districts of the Republic of Moldova have been trained on how to combat discrimination in Moldova (27-31 March 2017). The workshop was divided into specific training courses covering five different target groups focused on European non-discrimination...

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Final conference of current project to improve the efficiency and quality of judicial services in the Republic of Moldova

24 March 2017 Chisinau

Between June 2015 and March 2017 the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) and judicial authorities of the Republic of Moldova co-operated actively to improve the efficiency of courts and the quality of judicial services. Six pilot courts and the National Institute of Justice...

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Five workshops on non-discrimination in Moldova

24 March 2017 Chisinau

The Council of Europe, in co-operation with the Council for Prevention and Elimination of Discrimination and Ensuring Equality, will organise five training courses (27-31 March) for five different target groups on “European non-discrimination best practices to support national alignment with the...

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Call for interest for national experts from Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine to support local initiatives on ethical governance and transparency

16 march 2017 STRABOURG

The Council of Europe promotes local democracy and a culture of ethical and inclusive decision-making, as part of the thematic programme “Strengthening institutional frameworks for local governance” in the Eastern Partnership countries. In this context, 12 municipalities from Armenia, Georgia,...

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Request for opinion - Republic of Moldova

15 March 2017 Chisnau

Mr Andrian Candu, Chairman of the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova, has requested the opinion of the Venice Commission on a draft revision of the electoral legislation replacing the proportional system for the election of Parliament by a plurality system in one-member constituencies. This...

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Court coaching programme concluded in the Republic of Moldova

7 March 2017 Chisinau

On 1-2 March 2017 two final training sessions for representatives of 6 pilot courts took place with the secretariat of the Superior Council of Magistrates and the Agency for Court Administration of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova. The European Commission for the Efficiency of...

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Drawing conclusions on the efficiency of justice tools in pilot courts in the Republic of Moldova

7 March 2017 Chisnau

The Superior Council of Magistrates of the Republic of Moldova heard a presentation during its session of 28 February 2017 of the progress and achievements of the Project "Strengthening the efficiency of justice and support to lawyer’s profession in the Republic of Moldova", . The Superior...

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How to inspire all teachers by Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education

19-22 February 2017 Chisinau

Within the CoE/EU Programme “Promoting Human Rights Education and Democratic Citizenship in Eastern Partnership countries”, a workshop for educators is being organised 19-22 February 2017 in Chisinau, Moldova. 35 primary school heads, teachers and educators from different regions of Moldova are...

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Two Executive training sessions on Enhancing Public (Financial) Governance and Management in European Cities

20 February 2017 Vienna

The Council of Europe (Centre of Expertise for Local Government Reform) is organising two high-level executive trainings on Enhancing Public (Financial) Governance and Management in European Cities on 6-7 March (for participants from Moldova) and 9-10 March (for participants from Armenia) 2017 in...

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Pilot courts in Moldova report on results of implementing the efficiency of justice tools and lessons learned

6 February Chisinau

Experts of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) conducted a mission to the Republic of Moldova, on 31 January - 1 February 2017. The expert team met with representatives from the Ministry of Justice, the Superior Council of Magistrates and six pilot courts, who reported...

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Network Neutrality in the Republic of Moldova

19 December 2016 Chisinau

On 28 November 2016, following the Council of Europe expert’s field mission to Moldova during October 17-18 (on existing regulatory legal framework with regard to Council of Europe Recommendation on protecting and promoting the right to freedom of expression and the right to private life and EU...

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Impact of HELP Programme among Moldovan Lawyers

20 December 2016 Chisinau

The joint Council of Europe/EU "Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" Component, organised jointly with the Council of Europe Human Rights Education for Legal Professions (HELP) Programme, a workshop to promote HELP among Moldovan lawyers. Twenty participants, members of the Moldovan Bar...

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Support to the Moldovan Bar Association: promoting HELP

21 December 2016 Chisinau

On 20 December, the Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" Component, organized jointly with the Council of Europe HELP Programme, a workshop to promote HELP among Moldovan lawyers. 20 participants, members of the Moldovan Bar Association, learned about the HELP methodology and self-learning...

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Support to the Moldova Bar Association: closing round table

22 December 2016 Chisinau

On 21 December, the "Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" Component organised a round table for the evaluation of its implementation. Representatives of the Bar Council, committees, Young Lawyers Association, Women Lawyers Association and the Bar's Secretary General evaluated the results of...

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Support to the Moldovan Bar Association: training of trainers on professional ethics

28 November 2016 Chisinau

On 23-24 November the "Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" component of the PCF Project on Strengthening the efficiency of justice and support to lawyers’ profession in the Republic of Moldova, organised in Chisinau a Training of Trainers for a group of thirteen lawyers. The Training was...

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Support to the Moldovan Bar Association: Moldovan Young Lawyers at the Court’s meeting

6 December 2016 Strasbourg

On 2 December, five representatives of the Moldovan Young Lawyers Association travelled to Strasbourg to take part in a one-day meeting organised by the European Court of Human Rights. The Court organises such meetings every other year with the aim of discussing with applicants' representatives -...

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Second Steering Committee meeting on combating discrimination in Moldova

6 December 2016 Chisinau

On 2 December 2016, the Council of Europe and European Union joint project 'Supporting national efforts for prevention and combating discrimination in Moldova,' part of the Programmatic Co-operation Framework for Eastern Partnership Countries 2015-2017, organised its second Steering Committee...

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Support to the Moldovan Bar Association: Ethics Commission Workshop on decision-drafting

28 November 2016 Chisinau

On 28 November the "Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" component of the PCF Project on Strengthening the efficiency of justice and support to lawyers’ profession in the Republic of Moldova, organised in Chisinau a workshop on decision-drafting for the members of the Ethics Commission of the...

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Support to the Moldovan Bar Association: strengthened lawyers associations

23 November 2016 Chisinau

On 19 November the "Support to the Moldovan Bar Association" component of the PCF Project on Strengthening the efficiency of justice and support to lawyers’ profession in the Republic of Moldova, organised in Chisinau two bilateral meetings between the Moldovan Women Lawyers Association and the...

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