Official title of the project

RECONCILING THE SERBIAN JUDICIARY WITH THE EUROPEAN COURT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

Sectors

Project information

Region / City
Cities
Serbia
Total budget of programme / project

EU contribution: 41.284,31 EUR
Norvegian Embassy in Belgrade contribution: 12.450,00 EUR

Implementation period
2012. Jul - 2013. Jul
Expected results
  1. Availability of informations to citizens on their right to appeal to Strasbourg.
  2. Advancement of the Serbian judicial system through reform.
  3. Awareness within the Serbian Government of the shortcomings of the Serbian judiciary.
  4. The adoption of legislation for the execution of judgements from the Strasbourg court.
Beneficiary

Professional  and general public in Serbia

Target Groups

Judicial institutions, media, educational organisations (universities), non governmental organisations. 

Programme/Project objectives

  1. To inform Serbian citizens about the court in Strasbourg.
  2. To initiate public debate in Serbia by presenting the cases lost by Serbia.
  3. To initiate expert discussion on the competence of Serbian courts.
  4. To urge the state to establish the legal responsibility of local courts whose judgements are overturned by Strasbourg.
  5. To urge the state to pass legislation providing for Strasbourg verdicts to be executed.

To further urge full implementation of Serbian judicial reform.

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NGO PESCANIK
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