Past event

The European Court of Human Rights: A Court in Crisis?

Chatham House, London

International Law Discussion Group

Participants

Derek Walton, Legal Counsellor, Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Overview

There will be a lunch reception from 12:30-13:00.

The European Court of Human Rights has a huge backlog of cases from various countries including Russia. Russia has been blocking changes in the Court's procedures designed to deal with the crisis. With a jurisdiction of over 800 million people what is the future for the Court?

Event documents

Meeting Summary: European Court of Human Rights: A Court in Crisis
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