A three day, face-to-face course designed for EU judges and prosecutors dealing with asylum and refugees related cases.
It aims at developing both legal and linguistics skills of the participants by combining legal information and language exercises in a practical and dynamic way.
Participants are divided in three small groups, two to be developed in English and one to be carried out in French.
Each group is trained for the entire duration of the seminar by a team composed of a linguist expert and a legal expert acting simultaneously.
The course combines theoretical and practical sessions of the four basic language skills: reading, writing, speaking, listening, within legal terminology.
Judges and prosecutors from all EU Member States dealing with asylum and refugees related cases and having the B2-C1 language level as per Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
English and French
All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.
Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.
Terms and conditions of participation
Frequently Asked Questions
Number of participants:
36 (7 of them from the hosting institution)
Deadline for application:
18 March 2019