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Kyrgyzstan – Conference on Constitutional Justice

21/05/2014 - 22/05/2014

Bishkek – A Conference on the “Implementation of decisions of a Constitutional Court as a guarantee for the efficiency of constitutional justice” will take place on 21 May in Bishkek and on May 22 at Issyk-Kul lake. The Conference gathers delegations from constitutional courts of several countries, representatives of governmental institutions of the Kyrgyz Republic, non-commercial organisations, academia and international agencies. This event will become a platform for the exchange of experience of and various practices in participating countries in terms of implementing court decisions.

This Conference is organised jointly with the UNDP office in Bishkek within the projects aimed at supporting the Constitutional Chamber of the Kyrgyz Republic with funding provided by the European Union.

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