23 January 2020 Building Up Rule of Law
Probation and Capacity Building in Europe: an Interview with Leading Probation Expert Anton van Kalmthout
Slovakia Takes Up EPTA Leadership to Work Towards Better Prisons
07 January 2020Meetings at the end of last year saw Slovakia take over leadership of the European Penitentiary Training Academies, a network that aims to improve cooperation amongst penitentiary training academies.
Applications Now Open for Matra Rule of Law Training: “Human Rights and Minorities”
20 December 2019Applications for Matra Rule of Law Human Rights and Minorities training are now open. The deadline for submitting applications is 2 February 2020.
Mirlinda is Going to University!
02 December 2019After a sccessful fundraising campaign this summer, "Mirlina" has started university. She will be studying criminology.
Applications Now Open for Two Matra Rule of Law Trainings: “Integrity of Civil Servants” and “The Administration of Justice”
20 November 2019Applications are now open for Matra Rule of Law Training “Integrity of Civil Servants” and “The Administration of Justice.”
Bringing Together Penitentiary Academy Experts to Improve Prison Education Across Europe
12 November 2019International experts began work on a report on Europe’s most effective practices related to penitentiary training on leadership, dynamic security and managing difficult inmates.
Probation in Ukraine Contributing to Safer Society
07 November 2019Experts and practitioners in probation from the Netherlands and Latvia met with Ukrainian counterparts in an effort to push forward the probation system in Ukraine.
Risk of Losing Momentum in Rule of Law Reform for Albania and North Macedonia
21 October 2019Opening of negotiations for Albania and North Macedonia on EU accession has been postponed once again. What are the potential consequences of this for rule of law in the countries?
Struggle for Rule of Law in Poland Continues
16 October 2019Law and Justice won in last Sundya's parliamentary election, what does this mean for the Rule of Law and judicial independence in Poland?