Human Rights and Access to Justice in the EU (HFR/2017/02)

Start Date: Monday, April 24, 2017
End Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Category: EU Civil Law, EU Criminal Law, Administrative Law, Human Rights
Venue: Valletta, Malta
Language(s): English
Training level: Introductory
Type EJTN-funded activities

  

APPLICATION PROCEDURES ARE HANDLED BY EJTN'S MEMBER ORGANISATIONS 

TRAINING CONTENT AND TARGET AUDIENCE

 

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Description: 

Day-and-a-half training focused on the right to a fair trial and the notion of effective remedies as a fundamental right (Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights, Article 47 of the EU Charter on Fundamental Rights).

This training will combine theoretical lectures with practical workshops and will allow participants to address issues ranging from judicial independence to the principle of equality of arms and the length of legal proceedings. The sessions will be led by academics, European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) and EU Court of Justice (CJEU) officials, trainers and practitioners in the field of EU human rights.

The training will serve as a forum for the exchange of knowledge and best practices between judges and prosecutors from across the EU. Participants are expected to have some background knowledge of the subject. 

Target audience: 

Administrative, civil law and criminal law judges from all EU Member ates 

 

Pre-seminar:

Registration Form
Terms and Conditions of Participation

Post seminar:

Expense Claim Form
Private Car Travel Reimbursement Form

Application Process: 

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

Number of places:

39 judges and prosecutors 

Deadline for applications

20 January 2017 

PROGRAMME AND DOCUMENTATION

 

CONTACT(S)

 

EJTN Secretariat:

Sara Sipos
sara.sipos@ejtn.eu