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03 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 34641)  

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Title The role of the Public Prosecutors' Office in the protection of human rights 
Description The round table brought together representatives of the Prosecutors Office of Bolivia, provincial prosecutors, representatives of the Constitutional Court, Electoral tribunal and presidents of provincial courts. 
Status Completed 
Date 08/02/2012 - 09/02/2012 
Location La Paz, Bolivia
Countries Others: Bolivia
  Joint Programme Activity - Bolivia-Reform
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Bolivia-Reform - Assistance to the Bolivian authorities to implement the constitutional reform of the State    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2010/CDL/JP/2473   Assistance to the Bolivian authorities to implement the constitutional reform of the State
Expected Result 1.1 - Cooperation with the judiciary

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Seminar 
Directorate (Service) Venice Commission (The European Commission for Democracy through Law)
CoE Contact ,   email
Partners Office of the Prosecutor General of Bolivia - National Institution
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Last Modified 23/02/2012 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 34641) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) To discuss the new draft law on the Public Prosecutors Office and problems of implementation of the international human rights instruments in Bolivia.
To help the drafters to integrate additional instruments of protection of individual rights in the future law. 
Output/Results The seminar facilitated the discussion of the provisions of the draft law between its drafters and representatives of the prosecution and the judiciary. 
Conclusions/Follow Up Publication of the materials of the event that would help the authorities both to finalise the draft law on prosecution and to train prosecutors and judges on provincial and local level. 
Participants Dr. Mario Uribe Melendres, Fiscal General (Prosecutor General) of Bolivia, Presidents of the Constitutional, Supreme and High Electoral Courts of Bolivia, prosecutors, judges of provincial courts and representatives of academia. 
Consultants/Experts 1) James Hamilton, Member of the Venice Commission, Ireland
2) Marco Olivetti, Profesor of the University of Foggia, Italy;
3) Nikolas Cabezudo, Professor of the University of Valladolid, Spain;
4) Mario López, Lawyer, Interamerican Commission of Human Rights 
CoE Secretariat Serguei Kouznetsov 
Total No. Participants 60 
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