The EU-funded Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” aims to support consolidated justice sector-wide reforms in Ukraine
31 July 2017

Roundtables on the Enforcement System Reform and Private Enforcement Officers Activities will be Held in Odesa and Kharkiv

The European Union project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, together with the Ukrainian Bar Association and the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine invite to take part in the round tables devoted to the discussion of the enforcement system reform issues for the enforcement of judgments and PEOs activities.Within the framework of the event, the following two blocks will be…
05 July 2017

First PEOs will receive their licences on the 7th of July

This Friday, July 7, the solemn awarding with the licences of private enforcement officers will take place for those who have successfully passed the qualification exam. Beginning at 10 a.m. at: Kiyv, 73, Sichovyh Striltsiv St, second floor, “marble hall”More…
03 July 2017

Conference “Setting Up Private Enforcement Service: European Practices and Trends”

On July 11, 2017, an international conference “Setting Up Private Enforcement Service: European Practices and Trends” will take place.The conference is supported by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine together with the European Union Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, the OSCE Project Coordinator in Ukraine, the New Justice USAID Program and the Center for…
21 November 2016

Strategic Workshop “PROTECTION OF ADVOCATE’S RIGHTS AND THE RIGHTS OF THEIR CLIENTS”

Location: Uzhgorod (29, Elektrozavodska Street)Date/Time: 21 November 2016 (11:00 – 16:00)Organizers: the EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”Ukrainian Advocates’ AssociationUkrainian Bar AssociationOpen Court ProjectFor details click…
11 November 2016

Round Table “Probation in Ukraine: using sanctions in the community”

Location:  Kharkiv (Yaroslav Mudry Law University of Kharkiv / 77, Pushkinska Street)Date/Time: 11 November 2016 / 10:00-13:20Organizers:The EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”The Department of Probation of the Ministry of Justice of UkraineThe Norwegian Mission of Rule of Law Advisers to Ukraine (NORLAU)Purpose of the event:This round…
    September 2014
    MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      November »
    1234567
    891011121314
    15161718192021
    222324252628
    2930 
    ARCHIVE!

    EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” co-organized the training for lawyers who provide secondary legal aid

    unnamedEU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” co-organized the training for lawyers who provide secondary legal aid

    On 13 -15 September the first part of the training for advocates-trainers/moderators was held in Puscha-Vodica. The event was titled “Lawyer’s action in criminal proceedings based on agreements, with respect to application of certain measures of criminal sanctions and ensuring access to proper medical assistance”. 

    The training was organized by the Coordination Center of Legal Aid, EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine”, American Bar Association“The Rule of Law Initiative” and Ukrainian Foundation for Legal Aid.  

    On the first day of the advocates participated in two training sessions: “Problem issues connected with the activities of advocates with respect to applying certain measures of criminal sanctions” and “Problem issues connected with the activities of advocates with respect to proper ensuring access to medical assistance”.In the course of the sessionsimplementation of compulsory measures of a medical nature were discussed.

    During the next two days the participants learned about ECHR practice on prevention of torture and inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, and discussed problem issues connected with the activities of advocates in criminal proceedings based on agreements . 

    The experts of the EU “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” shared experiences on presentation skills, leading training sessions and non-verbal communications. The participants were asked to fill in the questionnaire on reforming the criminal justice system in Ukraine. The results of these opinion polls will become a basis to develop recommendations on the criminal justice reforms in general and elaborate the draft document “Strategic action plan for the advocacy in penal cases”.   

    The second part of the training is scheduled for 27-28 September.  (more…)

    EU experts participated in the round table: “The Prosecutor as a key investigator of cybercrimes: drafting methodology for increasing professional level”.

    On September 23, the roundtable was held at the National Prosecution Academy of Ukraine within a framework of preparation for the series of trainings on prevention of the cybercrimes.

    Loic Guerin,Key Expert, and Natalya Dryomina-Voloc, National Expert, participated in the round table along with the representatives of GPO, Ministry of Internal Affairs, SBU and the US Dept. of Justice.

    DSC_2884

    The event participants defined the problem issues of pretrial investigation of cybercrimes, effective methodology format to increse the prosecutors’ level of knowledge on the issue, as well as the future training plans.

    Expert: justice sector reform will attract investors to Ukraine

    read more

    Advocacy, the Adversarial Process, and Judicial Accountability in Penal Cases.

    http://www.justicereformukraine.eu/wp-content/uploads/PDF.pdf