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April 28, 2014

REGIONAL CONFERENCE

Government-Civil Society Partnership for Open and Transparent Law-making in Countries of South East Europe

The KAS RLPSEE and the Office for Cooperation with NGOs of the Government of Croatia organized on the 23rd of April in Zagreb a regional conference dealing with "Government-Civil Society Partnership for Open and Transparent Law-making in Countries of South East Europe". The event was attended by representatives of government bodies and NGOs from Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. Here you can access the speech of Thorsten Geissler, director of the KAS RLPSEE. more…

April 14, 2014
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Leaders for Justice

Third training session in the Leaders for Justice 2014 program

Between the 10th and 13th of April the third training seminar of this year's edition of the “Leaders for Justice” program for young Romanian legal professionals took place in Sinaia. The event was dedicated to the topic “Decision-making and change management”.

April 10, 2014

Regional Conference

Fight high-level corruption

On the 8th and 9th of April the conference “Promoting best practices in fighting high-level corruption and on asset recovery”, organized by the KAS Rule of Law Program South East Europe, the British Embassy in Romania, the Romanian Ministry of Justice and the Regional Cooperation Council took place in Bucharest. In his opening speech, Thorsten Geissler, director of the RLP SEE, highlighted the importance of regional cooperation in these areas. more…

April 7, 2014

EUROSFAT 2014

Protection of democracy and the rule of law: European solutions

On the 7th of April, the RLP SEE of KAS in cooperation with the FES office in Romania and the NGO Europuls, organised a panel discussion on the topic "Protection of democracy and the rule of law: European solutions". The debate was attended by the MEPs and candidates for the upcoming European parliamentary election Monica Macovei (PDL), Cristian Preda (PMP), Norica Nicolai (PNL) and Catalin Ivan (PSD). more…

April 4, 2014

Summer school

Open CfA for the International Summer School Sarajevo 2014: Lessons from former Yugoslavia for global peace and security

The KAS-RLPSEE together with the PRAVNIK Association proudly announce the opening of the selection procedure for the 8th edition of the International Summer School Sarajevo which will take place from 16th to 26th of July 2014. We encourage all interested students and graduates of law and political sciences (up to the age of 35) to apply before the 30th of April. The application form and all relevant information are available on the official website www.pravnik-online.info or on the link below. more…

April 2, 2014

Montenegro

Right to personal liberty and safety

Between March 31st and April 1st the Rule of Law Program South-East Europe of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in cooperation with the Montenegrin NGO CEDEM, the OSCE Mission to Montenegro and the Britisch Embassy in Podgorica organized a seminar on the topic of Art. 5 ECHR: “The right to personal liberty and safety”. The event was attended by Montenegrin and foreign legal experts, judges, barristers and representatives of non-governmental organizations. more…

March 20, 2014
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Human Rights

Signing of a cooperation agreement

On March 18 a cooperation agreement was signed in Bucharest between the Institut Français, the One World Romania Association and the Rule of Law Program South East Europe. In the future the three partners want to organize events together, during which the rule of law and the protection of human and minority rights will be promoted.

March 18, 2014
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One World Romania

Opening of the documentary film festival dedicated to human rights “One World Romania”

The opening of this year's edition of the human rights documentary film festival “One World Romania” took place on March 17 at Cinema Pro in Bucharest. In his speech, Thorsten Geissler, director of the RLP SEE of KAS, highlighted – in the context of the festival motto “Kino-kombat” – the importance of involving in the promotion of human and minority rights. more…

March 17, 2014

Leaders for Justice

Leaders for Justice 2014 - 2nd training session

The second training session of the “Leaders for Justice” program for young Romanian legal professionals took place in Sibiel between March 13 and 16. The topic of the event was team-building. Different concepts of human resources management, which are relevant for future holders of management positions in the justice field, were discussed. more…

March 12, 2014

One World Romania 2014

One World Romania 2014 starts on the 17th of March!

On the 11th of March, the press conference for the presentation of this year's edition of the human rights documentary film festival “One World Romania” took place in Bucharest. Thorsten Geissler, director of the Rule of Law Program South East Europe of KAS, highlighted the importance of the societal commitment to protecting human and minority rights. Furthermore, he underscored the important responsibility of the young generation in this respect. more…