Strengthening the independence and efficiency of justice
Regional conference on access to justice for women victims of violence in Eastern Partnership countriesStrasbourg 17 October 2018
The objective of the conference is to review progress made in the field of women’s access to...
Strasbourg 04 June 2018
The second working group for the development of a HELP course (Human Rights Education for Legal...
Strasbourg 6 April 2018
A new e-learning course on women’s access to justice is being developed and will provide a tool...
This film shows the EU/CoE actions to improve women’s access to justice in Armenia, Azerbaijan,...
Chisinau 10 August 2017
In 2016, the Moldovan Bar Association received expertise and capacity building to improve the...
Specific objective 1: strengthen the independence and efficiency of the judiciary.
- Increase in the degree of compliance of national legislations and regulations concerning the composition, role and mandate of self-governing bodies, in corresponding target countries, with European standards and Council of Europe recommendations.
- Improved training methodology and curricula of judicial training institutions in corresponding target countries.
- Improved time management and decrease in volume of court backlogs; strengthened national capacity to assess the performance of court systems in corresponding target countries.
Specific objective 2: strengthen the role of courts in delivering user-oriented justice.
Indicator: enhanced quality of judicial services in line with European standards through the practical application of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice tools in corresponding target countries.
Specific objective 3: improve the quality of the profession of lawyer (advocate).
- Increased compliance of national legislations and regulations concerning the mandate and functioning of Bar Associations, in corresponding target countries, with European standards and Council of Europe recommendations.
- Training institutions in corresponding target countries put in place a short-term and long-term strategy of development, a developed system of course accreditation, and coherent and comprehensive training programmes with coherent teaching methodology.