23 June 2020
Jaap de Zwaan on Improving the Respect for the Rule of Law in the EU
NHC Director Speaks on Rising Tensions Between Hungary and the European Union
22 May 2020RTLZ news interviews NHC Director Pepijn Gerrits about what actions have been taken at the EU in response to the deterioration of democracy in Hungary.
UN Launches New Report on Human Rights Approach to Rule of Law in the EU
18 May 2020"The case for a human rights approach to the rule of law in the EU" report launched by UN, in leadup to the first annual European Union report on the rule of law in all member states.
NHC and NJCM Submit Contribution to European Commission for Rule of Law Report
18 May 2020First Rule of Law Report on all 27 EU Member States is to be issued by the European Commission. Civil society, academia, and professionals were asked to contribute.
Rule of Law and EU Values are Key to European Integration of Western Balkans- Summit Follow up
08 May 2020Leaders at EU-Western Balkans Summit emphasize the importance of the rule of law and EU core values and European Perspective of the Western Balkans confirmed.
Press Freedom Organisations Calls for Safeguarding of Media Freedom and Pluralism Through European Rule of Law Mechanism
17 April 2020NHC joins press freedom organisations' joint recommendations on safeguarding media freedom and pluralism through the European Rule of Law Mechanism.
Applications Now Open for Matra RoLT Training: “Detention and Alternative Sanctions”
23 May 2019Applications are now open for Matra Rule of Law Training "Detention and Alternative Sanctions" to be held 5-12 September 2019. Deadline is 7 July 2019.
Working Towards Independence of the Judiciary in Armenia: Interview with Hayk Hovhannisyan 2019 ROLT Alumni
21 May 2019Interview on the future of rule of law in Armenia with Hayk Hovhannisyan, Supreme Judicial Council of Armenia Member. and one of the first ROLT participants from Armenia.
Applications Open for Trainings: “Decentralisation and Citizen Participation” &“Public Finance Management”
14 March 2019Applications are now open for Matra Rule of Law Trainings "Decentralisation and Citizen Participation" and "Public Finance Management" to be held 19–28 June 2019. Deadlines: 14 April and 21 April.