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The work of the Foundation featured in a documentary shown on Albanian TV

The work of the Foundation was featured in a documentary shown on Albanian TV. The programme consisted of interviews with the President of the Foundation, Sir Henry Brooke and Eduard Halimi, Minister of Justice, Ardiana Fullani, Justice of the High Court, Joaqin Urias, EURALIUS Team Leader, Max Haxhia, Chairman of Lawyers’ Chamber and Nicholas Cannon British Ambassador. […]

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Sir David Latham visited Tirana to discuss the next phase of the Judicial and Legal Assistance Project

As part of this he began exploring the possibilities of visits to London from the Chief Justice and representatives of the Serious Crimes Court. He also began discussions on the possibility of training being provided to representatives of the albanian Supreme Court.

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Sir Robin Auld travels to Ukraine

Sir Robin Auld travelled to Kyiv at the invitation of the Deputy Prosecutor General’s Office. During the course of this three-day visit he met the Heads of the Justice agencies and discussed the possibility of futire collaboration.

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Sir Henry Brooke, Sir David Latham and Sir Brian Neill meet the Palestinian Minister of Justice

Sir Henry Brooke, Sir David Latham and Sir Brian Neill met the Palestinian Minister of Justice and other Ministers for two hours on their visit to London. Sir Henry later participated in a three-hour Round Table discussion of comparative justice systems which was chaired by the Attorney-General in a room off Westminster Hall. Sir Henry […]

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The Foundation appointed its first Executive Director, Alison Fenney

The Foundation appointed its first Executive Director, Alison Fenney. A qualified barrister, she has held senior management posts including Head of Policy at the Refugee Council and Director of Advocacy at the International Development organisation, CAFOD.  

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Funding in Albania

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office confirmed it will be funding the Foundation’s new project on Judicial and Legal Assistance in Albania for 2013-14  

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Lots happening in Albania this month

Judge Hatton and District Judges Ashton and O’Regan conducted two one-day interactive workshops on judicial conduct at the Magistrates’ School. David Anderson QC and David Scannell conducted a two-day seminar on EU Law and Practice at the Magistrates’ School. Sir David Latham and Sir Henry Brooke had meetings with the Minister of Justice, the new […]

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Mark Tempest, a nominee of the Foundation, spoke at a conference in Riga

Mark Tempest, a nominee of the Foundation, spoke at a conference in Riga on “Commensurability of human rights and conception of coercive preventive measures”. The conference proceedings were observed by Paul Randolph and Ruth Eldon on behalf of the Foundation

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Latest from our London office

The Foundation hosted a four-day visit to London by the Director and three professors from the Albanian Magistrates’ School who were studying British methods of training and testing for the School and for the judiciary. Sir Henry and Sir David Latham hosted a dinner during the visit. Sir Henry Brooke met Judge Duŝan Ciḿo, a […]

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Simon Grenfell and Martin Speller CBE on a four-day scoping visit

His Honour Simon Grenfell and Martin Speller CBE paid a four-day scoping visit to Erbil, the principal city in Iraqi Kurdistan, to recommend modernisation plans for the newly built Court complex in that city.  

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