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Tajikistan – meeting with the Working Group on the law on mediation

07/05/2014 - 07/05/2014

Dushanbe - The Venice Commission is organising a meeting with the Working Group on the law on mediation in Dushanbe following the expert comments on the draft law on mediation provided by the Commission in December 2013.

This activity is organised by the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe within the framework of the project "Supporting Constitutional Justice, Access to Justice and Electoral Reform in the Countries of Central Asia" with funding provided by the European Union and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland.

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