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Workshop

Leaders for Justice 2020 - Team Leading and Team-work. The Tale of I Do vs. We Do

Second training session (11th edition, 2020)
The second training session of the 11th edition of our leadership programme for young Romanian law proffessionals will take place in Sibiel, between February 13-16. The main subject addressed during the four day training will be situational leadership and teamwork, led by trainers Mihai Dragoi and Marian Stas. The training session will include a workshop with Ciprian Ciocan, director of the Community Foundation Sibiu.

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PEOPLE OF JUSTICE | 10 years of Leaders for Justice

The public event "People of Justice" celebrates the first 10 years of the community Leaders for Justice, which today means 190 members from all legal professions, over 20 projects of change in justice and society, working groups on real issues in the system, experience shared authentic leadership models in institutions, organizations or companies.

Seminar

„Rights of Religious Minorities in North Macedonia“ - Conference on Student Religious Literacy

The Rule of Law Programme South East Europe has organised together with its partner, Iustinianus Primus Faculty in Skopje, a conference on Student Religious Literacy. The guest speakers were Professors Tanja Karakamischeva-Jovanovska and Alexandar Spasenovski as well as Dr. Jovan Jonovski from behalf of the Evangelic-Protestant Initiative. The main topics that were debated together with the students from the faculty were „International and Domestic Standards Related to the Exercise of the Religious Freedom“, „The Role of the Religious Communities in a Democratic State“ and „Exercising Religious Freedom“. The conference was organised within the project „Rights of Religious Minorities in North Macedonia“ and it is the third meeting of this kind that took place in Skopje during this year.

Book presentation

Presentation of the new book "Parlamentary rights" at the University of Montenegro

The publication "Parlamentary right" which was supported by KAS Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLPSEE), was presented to the academic community at the Faculty of Law of the University of Montenegro, Univerzitet Crne Gore,in Podgorica on 12 November. Among the speakers at the presentation were Dr. Srdjan Darmanovic, the Foreign Minister of Montenegro, as well as Prof. Dragan Vukcevic, President of the Montenegrin Academy of Sciences and Arts. The panel discussion was moderated by Prof. Drazen Cerovic, with the authors, Prof. Marijana Pajvancic and Prof. Miodrag Vokuvic MP presenting their recent publication. Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung was represented by the Head of the country office in Montenegro, Mr Norbert Beckmann-Dierkes, as well as the Director of the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe, Hartmut Rank.

Book presentation

Presentation of the new book "Parlamentary rights" at the Parliament of Montenegro

KAS Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLPSEE) organized a presentation of the new book "Parlamentary rights" at the Parliament of Montenegro, Skupstina Crne Gore, on 11 November. The panel discussion was moderated by the Deputy Speaker, Mr Branimir Gvozdenovic, with the authors, Prof. Marijana Pajvancic and Prof. Miodrag Vokuvic MP as well the German Ambassador in Montenegro, Dr. Robert Weber, speaking at this event.

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Leaders for Justice - Study visit in Berlin

The participants of the Leaders for Justice Programms (year 2019) met in Berlin various important political players in germany

Forum

JustLead! Forum in Moldova - 2nd edition

The KAS RLP SEE organised a conference adressing the challenges of the judicial system in Moldova and Romania

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Leaders for Justice - study trip to Berlin

Every year, the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organizes a study trip to Germany within the frame of the training programme „Leaders for Justice“ . Up to 30 participants are given the chance to get to know the German judicial and legal system through visits of legal institutions and meetings with interlocutors from the judiciary, bar associations and the like. Event reports are available in German only.

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International Summer School Sarajevo 2019

“Transitional Justice, Institution Building and Human Rights after conflict”
The KAS RLP SEE hosts together with the NGO „Pravnik“ and the Law Faculty of the University of Sarajewo an international summer school.

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Bulgaria: Presentation of the Annuel Report of the Anti-Corruption Fund

The partner organization of KAS RLP SEE presents its annual report to the public. The focus is on the "Anticorruption Institutions: Trends and Practice".

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Regional "Rule of Law Forum South East Europe in Dubrovnik

Sixth Annual Forum on State of the Rule of Law in South East Europe
On 22 / 23 March 2019, the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLP SEE) of the KAS together with AIRE Centre and Civil Rights Defenders organized a regional forum on the current jurisprudence of European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) with respect to children´s rights.

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God and Democracy

A Handbook on the Rights of Religious Communities and the Freedom of Relgion in the Republic of Macedonia
The Faculty of Law “Iustinianius Primus” of the University “Saints Cyril and Methodius” Skopje in cooperation with the Rule of Law Programme South East Europe conducted a study on the rule of law and the current situation of the religious communities within the constitutional system of the Republic of Macedonia.

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30 young lawyers from Southeast European countries visit Berlin

30 DE TINERI JURIȘTI DIN ȚĂRILE EUROPEI DE SUD-EST ÎN VIZITĂ LA BERLIN
The KAS Rule of Law Programme South East Europe (RLP SEE) continues to support qualified young lawyers from Southeast European countries. In this context, the programme “Leaders for Justice” for young Romanian lawyers was initiated in 2010. This year, a joint group from Republic of Moldova and Romania visited Berlin.

Event Reports

Upholding democracy and the rule of law in Central and Eastern Europe

by Raluca Dobrean

EUROSFAT 2018 – Deciding the Future of Europe
At the EUROSFAT conference on June 8th , experts from several CEE countries discussed the current state of the rule of law in Central and Eastern Europe, the EU's possibilities for protecting its fundamental values, and the link between EU funds and respect for rule-of-law.

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Between fear and elucidation

Coming to terms with the communist past in South-East Europe
On April 24, 2018, the Rule of Law Programme of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation together with the Catholic University of Croatia, organized in Zagreb a regional conference on coping with the communist past in Southeastern Europe, followed by a podium discussion on the current debate about dealing with the past in Croatia.

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How to fight against corruption

by Thorsten Geißler

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 the justice system, as well as in the Romanian society (Romanian only).

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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.

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Selected Decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court in Germany. Supplementary volume in croatian.

by Thorsten Geißler

Zagreb, Croatia
Throsten Geissler, Director of KAS Rule of Law Program South-East Europe, held a speech at the presentation of the publication "Selected decisions of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany. Supplementary volume in Croatian", organized with the support of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Croatia and the KAS office in Zagreb, at the Academy of Sciences and Arts on September 15, 2015.

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Opening remarks "School for Democracy"

by Thorsten Geißler

Sinaia, Romania
Speech held by Throsten Geissler, director of KAS RLPSEE, at the opening of "School for Democracy", organized together with our partner Expert Forum on 31 August - 04 September 2015 in Sinaia, Romania.

Event Reports

Transforming legal systems of South-east European countries to respond to human rights challenges

by Thorsten Geißler

Speech at the opening of the International Summer School Sarajevo 2015
Speech held by Throsten Geissler, director of KAS RLPSEE, at the opening of the 9th International Summer School Sarajevo: "Transforming legal systems of South-east European countries to respond to human rights challenges" (15-25 July 2015).