Nigeria, January 2019: The Accountability Lab SDG 16 innovation challenge is an initiative to find creative solutions for SDG 16 on justice.
Day: July 3, 2019
Slovakia: European Parliament deplores “serious shortcomings” in rule of law
Bratislava March 2019: The European Parliament condemns the “continuous efforts of a growing number of EU member state governments to weaken the rule of law, the separation of powers and the independence of the judiciary”.
Consultative Council of European Judges
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Poland: Judicial Independence and Mandatory Retirement
The Court of Justice of the European Union quashes the Government of Poland’s attempt to lower the mandatory retirement age for Supreme Court judges. https://www.icj.org/poland-court-of-justice-ruling-must-herald-return-to-rule-of-law/ That sounds good. But…