Official title of the project

Striving for Better Judiciary Reform Results

Sectors

Project information

Subtitle
CIVIL SOCIETY FACILITY PROGRAMME 2011 Theme 1: Strengthening the Rule of Law
Region / City
Nis
Cities
Niš
Total budget of programme / project

111,073.50 EUR

Implementation period
2012. Nov - 2014. May
Expected results
  1. Research on judiciary practice in Serbia;
  2. Research on the integrity of judges and prosecutors;
  3. Capacity building of local CSOs conducted through seminars and round table  activities;
  4. Relevant information distributed through national and local press conferences and promotional activities.

Summary of the project

The project aims to enable CSOs to take an active role in judicial reform and contribute to ensuring the right to a fair trial. The main project activities include monitoring of the practice of courts regarding requests for repeated procedure; research/integrity tests and improving the understanding of the concept of a fair trial among judges and prosecutors.

Programme/Project objectives

Project objectives are to increase competences (level of knowledge and experience) of NGOs for active role in judicial reform in Serbia and to contribute to the judicial reform concerning fulfillment of right to fair trail.