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World Conference on Constitutional Justice - 100 members !

17/06/2016

Strasbourg - Statement by the President of the Venice Commission: "I am very pleased to announce that, with the accession of the Constitutional Tribunal of Cape Verde, the World Conference on Constitutional Justice has reached the 100 membership mark, with its members hailing from all five continents. These 100 Constitutional Courts, Constitutional Councils and Supreme Courts, members of the World Conference, are all committed to the common values of democracy, the protection of human rights and the rule of law as expressed in the Statute of the World Conference, which is essential for the promotion of these values worldwide. I am very proud that the Venice Commission, as the Secretariat of the World Conference, was able to assist in the establishment of the World Conference and contribute to its success."
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