Call for tenders: Purchase of printers for the Ministry of Justice of North Macedonia

24 November 2022 North Macedonia

Within the framework of the joint European Union/Council of Europe programme “Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey 2019-2022”, the Council of Europe is currently implementing the action on Supporting enhanced access to higher quality free legal aid (FLA) services in North...

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Albanian Training Center for Prison staff receives technical equipment to deliver online trainings

18 November 2022 Tirana

Some 4500 prison staff are anticipated to benefit from the delivery of online initial and continuous trainings, following the donation of the technical equipment to the Training Center for Prison staff located at the Directorate General of Prison Administration of Albania. At the launching event...

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Albanian authorities supported in addressing the segregation of Roma children in education institutions

22 November 2022 Korça

Representatives from local and central institutions, were part of the co-ordination meeting organised in Korça with the support of the EU and Council of Europe, to discuss concrete measures for the inclusion of Roma and Egyptian children in education. The event was organised in view of a recent...

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North Macedonia’s medical and other prison staff trained on mental healthcare provision

16-17 November 2022 North Macedonia

Eight doctors and medical personnel, alongside with ten prison officers working in six penitentiary institutions in North Macedonia enhanced their knowledge on mental healthcare management in prisons. This two-day session took place on 16-17 November 2022 in Skopje – the first ever such training...

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Jačanje kapaciteta Centra za obuku sudija i državnih tužilaca na temu procesnih prava

25 - 26. oktobar 2022. Budva

Trening trenera o procesnim garancijama u krivičnom postupku organizovan je u Budvi, sa ciljem jačanja kapaciteta nacionalnih trenera (sudija i tužilaca) da pružaju obuke o procesnim pravima i da osiguraju njihovu kratkoročnu i dugoročnu evaluaciju. U saradnji sa Centrom za obuku u sudstvu i...

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Okrugli sto o izmjenama i dopunama Zakonika o krivičnom postupku održan u Crnoj Gori

8 - 9. septembar 2022. Petrovac

U cilju finalizacije nacrta izmjena i dopuna Zakonika o krivičnom postupku i njegovog daljeg usklađivanja sa pravnim tekovinama Evropske unije (transponovanjem direktiva EU), i relevantnom sudskom praksom Evropskog suda za ljudska prava, u Petrovcu je organizovan okrugli sto. Ovaj događaj...

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Regional workshop on accountability and professionalism of public bailiffs held in Montenegro

3 - 4 November 2022 Budva, Montenegro

A regional workshop dedicated to accountability and professionalism of public bailiffs was organised in Budva in co-operation with the Judicial Training Centre of Montenegro, Chamber of Public Bailiffs of Montenegro and the Centre for International legal Cooperation (CILC) from the Netherlands,...

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Peer-to-Peer international workshop with the Kosovo Judicial Council and the High Judicial Council of Albania on shared challenges concerning the efficiency and quality of justice

8 November 2022 Tirana

Members of the Kosovo Judicial Council and the High Judicial Council of Albania met in Tirana to discuss shared challenges concerning the functioning of their respective justice systems as well as the support that CEPEJ could provide in the coming years as a continuation of the CEPEJ co-operation...

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1st review of the implementation of North Macedonia’s Penitentiary Strategy: improve of material conditions and healthcare in prisons

3 - 4 November 2022 North Macedonia

Fifteen months after its adoption by the Government, the implementation of the National Strategy on the Development of the Penitentiary System in North Macedonia (2021-25), developed with the support of the EU and Council of Europe, was reviewed by a dedicated working group, composed of senior...

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Round Table on further improving the efficiency of the External Oversight Mechanism in North Macedonia

2 November 2022 Skopje

Representatives of the Public Prosecutor’s Office, the Ombudsman office and senior officials of the Ministry of Interior in charge of internal control over the police met on 2 November 2022 in Skopje, to discuss their cooperation and how to increase the efficiency of the External Oversight...

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Representatives from 15 Municipalities in North Macedonia enhance their skills on anti-discrimination and access to free legal aid

27-28 Оctober 2022 SKOPJE

Two capacity building sessions for Community Facilitators and Municipal Administration from North Macedonia, were held in Skopje focusing on antidiscrimination and combating hate speech, including an informative session on free legal aid services. 35 participants from 15 municipalities,...

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Digital capacities of the Albanian School of Magistrates and the Macedonian Academy for Judges and Prosecutors supported with upgraded e-libraries

27 October 2022 Strasbourg

The joint European Union and Council of Europe action “Judicial training institutes for Quality and Sustainability” has supported the Albanian School of Magistrates, the Macedonian Academy for Judges and Public Prosecutors and Serbian Judicial Academy with the development and implementation of...

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Institucija Zaštitnika ljudskih prava i sloboda Crne Gore ulaže napore na jačanju vještina i sposobnosti službenika u ulozi Nacionalnog preventivnog mehanizma

4. novembar 2022. Podgorica

Službenici i službenice institucije Zaštitnika ljudskih prava i sloboda Crne Gore koji vrše nadzor u ulozi Nacionalnog preventivnog mehanizma, završili su obuke koje su sproveli eksperti Savjeta Evrope. Do sada su održane dve specijalizovane obuke i to 12 - 14. oktobra posvećena tehnikama...

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Centre for Judicial and Prosecutorial Training of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina equipped with new online resources

October 2022 Bosnia and Herzegovina

Following the focus group meeting organised in Vlašić with trainers and representatives of the Centres for Judicial and Prosecutorial Training of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Republika Srpska, key resources in the field of human rights and fundamental freedoms have been published...

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Objavljena i distribuirana Studija o rodnoj ravnopravnosti u sudstvu Crne Gore

27. oktobar 2022. Podgorica

Evropska unija i Savjet Evrope su posvećeni unaprjeđenju rodne ravnopravnosti u pravosuđu. Rodna ravnopravnost je u središtu Strategije o rodnoj ravnopravnosti 2020 – 2025 i predstavlja jedan od šest ciljeva Strategije Savjeta Evrope za rodnu ravnopravnost 2018 – 2023. Takođe je ukorijenjena i u...

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Evropska unija i Savjet Evrope podržavaju izradu nove Komunikacione strategije Državnog tužilaštva i Tužilačkog savjeta Crne Gore

17 - 18. oktobar 2022. Budva

Imajući u vidu važnost transparentne i proaktivne komunikacije između tužilačkih organa i građana i građanki, Evropska unija i Savjet Evrope su 2019. godine podržali izradu sveobuhvatne Komunikacione strategije Državnog tužilaštva i Tužilačkog savjeta Crne Gore za razdoblje 2020 – 2022, sa...

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Regional HELP course on “Ethics for judges, prosecutors and lawyers” launched for Judicial Academies in the Western Balkans

26 October 2022 Online

25 judges and prosecutors from the Western Balkans participated in the online launching event of the Council of Europe HELP (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) course on Ethics for judges, prosecutors and lawyers. This launch marks a further step for the joint European Union and...

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Venice Commission publishes opinion on Serbia: three draft laws implementing the constitutional amendments on the judiciary

24 October 2022 Strasbourg

The Minister of Justice of Serbia, Maja Popović, requested an opinion of the Venice Commission on five draft Laws aimed at implementing the recent constitutional amendments concerning the organisation of the judiciary and the prosecution service. Following this request, the Venice Commission...

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Enhancing the knowledge of Prison Administration of Serbia officials on forensic mental health

27 October 2022 Dublin

Representatives of the Prison Administration of Serbia participated in a study visit Ireland on 20 – 21 October. The visit was designed to provide more detailed insight into Irish system of forensic mental health. The Serbian delegation was led by Dejan Carevic, Director of Prison Administration...

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Studenti i studentkinje pravne klinike iz Crne Gore posjetili Savjet Evrope i Evropski sud za ljudska prava

18 - 19. oktobar 2022. Strazbur

Obrazovanje o ljudskim pravima podstiče pojedince da se zalažu za sopstvena i djelotvorno štite prava drugih ljudi. Iz ovog razloga, zajednički projekat Evropske unije i Savjeta Evrope „Unapređenje procesnih prava u pravosudnom sistemu u Crnoj Gori” posvećuje naročitu pažnju upoznavanju studenata...

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