Defending theHuman Rightto a Fair Trial
September 9, 2014
PRACTITIONER TRAINING COURSE – APPLY NOW:
“The EU directives on fair trial rights in criminal proceedings”
21-23 November, Warsaw
Criminal lawyers can apply now for Fair Trials International’s Practitioner Training on the new EU Directives on fair trial rights in criminal proceedings in partnership with the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights. The course will tell you all you need to know about these important new measures and related EU law.
Delivered in partnership with the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights and local legal experts from Fair Trials International’s network, the course will help you to use the Directives to challenge systemic issues in your own jurisdiction using new innovative advocacy techniques.
Where: Westin Hotel, Warsaw, Poland
When: 21-23 November 2014 (training all day on 22 and 23 November)
For Lawyers from: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland.
Application deadline: Applications have now closed.
Cost: There is no charge for the training. Your accommodation on the nights of 21 and 22 November will be provided, as well as breakfast and lunch on the training days. We will also provide a complimentary networking dinner on 22 November. You will only need to cover the cost of your travel to and from Warsaw.
To apply / information:Applications have now closed.
Previous trainees said:
» “As always, the training was incredibly well-thought through, very practical and there was a perfect balance between theoretical and practical knowledge” – Warsaw, Nov 2013
» “Not only did I learn a lot from the training and hearing from other practitioners’ practices, but also it was useful to get ideas and to regain energy to work on changing what is going on in our judicial system. Many thanks to the FTI team!” – Strasbourg, Nov 2013
» “The event was first class! The knowledge and genuine enthusiasm of course tutors was brilliant. Thank you!” – Cambridge, December 2013
» Two days of interactive and participatory training aimed at providing you with key, up-to-date information on the EU Directives on fair trial rights in criminal proceedings:
» “Local Focus” module delivered by the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights and local experts from Fair Trials’ legal network to help you use the EU Directives most effectively in your own jurisdiction.
» Learn about key developments within different Member States and the ways in which the Directives are being used strategically to tackle systemic poor practices.
» Learn about the new role of the Court of Justice of the European Union in criminal cases.
» Meet other lawyers from around Europe and share experiences and ideas of innovative ways to protect defendants’ rights.
Co-funded by the Criminal Justice Programme of the European Commission.
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