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European Parliament Workshop on Training of Lawyers

The workshop on “The training of lawyers” which will discuss the training of judges and legal practitioners, including lawyers, will take place on Wednesday 12 April 2017 in Brussels, during a joint meeting of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs and of the Committee on Legal Affairs. The chair of the Training Committee, Pier Giovanni Traversa, will participate on behalf of the CCBE.

Further information is available here.

Joint statement by lawyers, judges, and journalists on the ongoing crackdown on the rule of law in Turkey

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), and the European Association of Judges (EAJ) have issued a joint statement firmly condemning the ongoing widespread persecution of lawyers, journalists, judges and prosecutors in Turkey.

Joint statement

Joint statement by lawyers, judges and journalists on the ongoing crackdown on the rule of law in Turkey

CCBE-INFO 60 - March 2017

European Lawyers in Lesvos - Defence of the Defenders Workshop - European Parliament Workshop on Training of Lawyers - Anti-Money Laundering - Criminal Law - TRAVAW (Training of lawyers on the law regarding Violence Against Women)

Protection of threatened Human Rights Lawyers

Today marked the launch of a new online platform for the protection of human rights defenders and lawyers worldwide.