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Activities by year: 1998

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Seminar on "Electoral disputes before the constitutional court" (Yerevan)

15/10/1998 - 16/10/1998

Seminar on "The role of the constitutional court in the implementation of international law" (Lviv)

07/10/1998 - 08/10/1998

Second congress of the heads of institutions of the Association of Constitutional Courts using the French language (accpuf) (Beirut)

10/09/1998 - 13/09/1998

UniDem Seminar "The principle of respect for human dignity" (Montpellier)

02/07/1998 - 06/07/1998

Workshop on "Principles of constitutional control, techniques of constitutional and statutory interpretation" (Kyiv)

05/06/1998 - 06/06/1998

Workshop on "Judicial Independence and Incompatibilities of the office of Judge with other activities" (Bishkek)

05/06/1998 - 06/06/1998

Seminar on "Constitutional courts, state of law and the process of economic reforms" (Istanbul)

22/05/1998 - 23/05/1998

Summary of the workshop on "judicial independence and the incompatibility of judicial functions with other activities" (Bishkek)

20/04/1998 - 21/04/1998

UniDem Seminar "New trends in electoral law in a pan-European context" (Sarajevo)

17/04/1998 - 17/04/1998

Constitutional Court Conference on Equality Jurisprudence (Gordon's Bay)

31/01/1998 - 02/02/1998

Workshop on "the budget of the constitutional court: control and management" (Kyiv)

19/01/1998 - 21/01/1998

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During the current Covid-19 pandemic, national governments are taking exceptional measures to slow down the spread of the virus. On numerous occasions, the Venice Commission examined the limits of such emergency powers. The Commission has consistently underlined that State security and public safety can only be effectively guaranteed in a democracy which fully respects the rule of law. Even in genuine cases of emergency situations, the rule of law must prevail.

 

 

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