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02 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 43001)  

Title Working visit of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Kazakhstan to Strasbourg 
Description The consultations between the Commissioner for Human Rights and the Council of Europe Secretariat were organise with the aim of fostering the co-operation with the CoE within the framework of the Neighbouring Cooperation Priorities for 2016-2017 and the EU-CoE Joint Programme. It was specifically focused on discussing the priorities for the reform of the Ombudsperson's institution and bringing it in line with European and other European standards. 
Status Completed 
Date 23/03/2017 - 24/03/2017 
Location Strasbourg, Council of Europe
Countries Others: Kazakhstan
  Joint Programme Activity - Kaz-Justice
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Kaz-Justice - Support to the Kazakh authorities in improving the quality and efficiency of the Kazakh justice system
Project Purpose 0 - 2014/DG I/JP/3222   Support to the Kazakh authorities in improving the quality and efficiency of the Kazakh justice system
Expected Result 0.1 - Criminal proceedings and trials are based on fair trial requirements for adversarial proceedings, publicity, and impartiality.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Rule of Law
Line of Action ⇒ II.1 – Ensuring Justice
Programme ☆ II.1.1  Independence and efficiency of Justice

Working Method

Visits - Other 
Directorate Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law 
CoE Contact ,   - .@coe.int
Last Modified 11/04/2017 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 43001)

Output/Results The visit contributed to increased acquaintance of the Kazakh human rights institutions with the CoE standards and work of its standard setting and monitoring bodies. The priorities for further co-operation between the CoE and the Commissioner's Office were identified and agreed on. 
Conclusions/Follow Up  
CoE Secretariat  
Total No. Participants
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