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22 November 2019

Activity Details (ID# 41174)  

 
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Title Participation of the représentatives of the Constitutional Chamber in the Conference of bodies of constitutional control of Central Asia 
Description  
Status Completed 
Date 28/10/2015 - 29/10/2015 
Location Strasbourg, France
Countries Others: Kazakhstan / Kyrgyzstan / Tajikistan / Turkmenistan / Uzbekistan
  Multilateral
  Joint Programme Activity - Kyrgyz-Justice
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Kyrgyz-Justice - Support to the Kyrgyz authorities in improving the quality and efficiency of the Kyrgyz Constitutional justice system    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2013/CDL/JP/3138   Support to the Kyrgyz authorities in improving the quality and efficiency of the Kyrgyz Constitutional justice system
Expected Result 1.4 - Mechanisms and procedures for co-operation and information exchange within the relevant bodies in the field of the protection of human rights, access to justice and the rule of law are reinforced
 PoA
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Rule of Law
Line of Action ⇒ II.2 – Common standards and policies
Programme ☆ II.2.1  European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission)

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Conference 
Directorate (Service) Venice Commission (The European Commission for Democracy through Law)
CoE Contact ,   email
Last Modified 08/04/2016 


Activity Synopsis (ID# 41174) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) The President and judges of the Constitutional control bodies met to discuss issues of common interest, such as how the separation of powers affects constitutional control bodies and constitutional interpretation techniques. 
Output/Results The Conference participants exchanged information and experience on the protection of human rights, access to justice and the rule of law as well as present their good practices in implementing internationally-agreed standards.

Strengthening constitutional control bodies is crucial for the implementation of the reform of the judiciary. It contributes to strengthening the overall independence of the judiciary from the executive and it contributes to improving its effectiveness and transparency.
 
Conclusions/Follow Up The Conference was highly appreciated by the participants according to the feedback received by the Venice Commission and gave an additional impulse to further regional co-operation.

The Conference was called historical by the participants as for the first time in history all four Presidents of the bodies of Constitutional control of Central Asia got together to discuss common problems and share their experience. 
Participants It brought together around 20 participants from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan 
Consultants/Experts  
CoE Secretariat  
Total No. Participants 30 
Last Modified

08/04/2016 




 
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