Leaders for Justice

Conference "How to fight corruption?"

On the International Anti-Corruption Day on December 9, the RLP SEE organized in Bucharest the conference "How to fight corruption?", where the fresh alumni of the 7 generation of "Leaders for Justice" presented their group project: The Timis Anti-Corruption Academy. At the event, several speeches were held by Thorsten Geissler (RLP SEE), Werner H. Lauk (German Ambassador in Romania), Prof. Valeriu Stoica (former Minister for Justice), Paul Dumitru (DNA) und Cornel Călinescu (ANABI). more…

1-2 November

Regional conference

Prevention of and fight against corruption in the judiciary of south-east European countries

On Nov. 1-2, the RLP SEE organized in Bucharest a regional conference entitled “Corruption in the judiciary of south-east European countries”. At the initiative of the Romanian Anticorruption Directorate (DNA), more than 50 representatives of anti-corruption agencies, judicial councils, high courts, prosecutor offices and justice ministries from Albania, BiH, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Macedonia, Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia exchanged views and experience in this field.

Gespräch der LfJ Alumni mit Pruna, 04.10.16

Leaders for Justice

Discussion with Romanian Minister of Justice

On the 4th of October, the alumni of Leaders for Justice had the opportunity to discuss current problems in Romanian judiciary with Justice Minister Raluca Pruna. During the meeting, topics like the financing of the judicial system, a new structure of instances and an increase in personnel as well as the necessity of the EU Cooperation and Verification Mechanism were covered. Furthermore, it was discussed which margin remains for Pruna until the end of her mandate with parliamentary elections.



to the Rule of Law Program South East Europe of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung! The RLP SEE wishes to contribute to the development and solidification of an efficient legal order that is in accordance with the fundamental principles of the rule of law and as such both a core element of a democratic system, and a prerequisite for accession to the EU.


Previous events

Nov. 1 - 2

Corruption in the Judicial System of South East European Countries

Regional Conference

Oct. 13 - 14

Application of Asylum Law in Croatia and in the Region

Sep. 25 - 30
Study and Information Program

Leaders for Justice 2016 - Study visit to Berlin

Sep. 13 - Oct. 16

Lideri pentru Justiție 2017 - Apel de candidaturi

Program de leadership pentru tineri juriști din România (ediția a 8-a)


How to fight against corruption

Graduation ceremony of the 7th Generation "Leaders for Justice"

Thorsten Geissler, interim Director of the Rule of Law Program South East Europe, held a speech at the conference entitled "How to fight against corruption", referring to the responsibility of the "Leaders for Justice" alumni in [...] more…

Ministerial conference on combating terrorism in the Danube region

Sofia, Bulgaria

Joint Declaration of the Ministers responsible for home affairs, as well as authorised representatives of the respective Ministries of the Danube Region countries, issued on 22. January 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria. more…

Support to measurement of judicial performance: Addressing perceptions of independence and satisfaction


On December 3, KAS RLPSEE in partnership with Association Zenith launched in Skopje (Republic of Macedonia) a study addressing perceptions of independence and satisfaction of the judicial performance in Macedonia, Serbia and [...] more…

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