The project aims at ensuring the proper functioning, effectiveness and efficiency of the judiciary in line with the EU standards. The project purpose is to ensure the Academy to become a strong and independent training provider for the entire judiciary and to attain a high degree of professionalism.
The overall objective of this Twinning light project was to contribute to the strengthening of the capacity of institutions responsible for promoting and protecting human rights in Azerbaijan, in particular the Office of the Ombudsman, and approximation of the respective legislation to EU standards.
The overall objective of this Twinning project has been to establish an efficient and effective system for combating discrimination, thus raising the level of protection against discrimination in the Republic of Croatia. The project has strengthened the capacities of the beneficiary institutions – the Office of the Ombudsman as the central body responsible for combating discrimination and the Office for Human Rights and the Rights for National Minorities as the state body most directly involved in combating discrimination. An efficient system for monitoring reported and prosecuted cases of discrimination, for collecting data on court cases and for collecting and monitoring equality data has been developed.
The project aimed at enhancing the implementation capacity of the Turkish National Police to prevent disproportionate use of force. The legal framework, organisational framework, tactics and equipment standards as well as training routines in the fields of daily police routine, crowd control and rapid intervention were assessed and compared with EU best practice examples. Finally models in line with the European Convention of Human Rights and EU policing standards were developed.
The overall objective of this Twinning project was to ensure gender equality in working life. It is a necessary condition to provide a legal framework that provides equal treatment of women and men. This aspect can be found in the project purpose which was to align Turkish legislation with EU gender equality acquis, to improve the capacity of institutions responsible for the implementation of the acquis and raise awareness of a broader public.
The project aimed at strengthening the capacity of Montenegro for protection of personal data and implementation of the data protection legislation.
The overall objective of this Twinning light project was to increase the promotion and protection of human rights within detention places in Romania through the establishment of a National Preventive Mechanism.