Legal Language Training in Cooperation in Asylum and Refugees - LI/2020/06

Start Date: Wednesday, July 01, 2020
End Date: Friday, July 03, 2020
Category: Linguistics
Venue: CEJ, Madrid, Spain
Language(s): English, French
Training level: Advanced
Type EJTN-funded activities

  

APPLICATION PROCEDURES ARE HANDLED BY EJTN'S MEMBER ORGANISATIONS 

TRAINING CONTENT AND TARGET AUDIENCE

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Description: 

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.

Target audience: 

Judges and prosecutors from all EU Member States dealing with asylum and refugees related cases and having the C1 language level as per Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Language regime: 

English C1 and French C1

Level:

Advanced

 

Application procedure: 

All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.

Participation:

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.

Useful documents:

Terms and conditions of participation

Frequently Asked Questions

Number of participants: 

36 (7 of them from the hosting institution)
divided into 2 English and 1 French group

Deadline for application:

08 April 2020

PROGRAMME AND DOCUMENTATION

 

CONTACT(S)

 

Draft Agenda EN

Draft Agenda FR

 

EJTN Secretariat:

Ondrej Strnad:
ondrej.strnad@ejtn.eu