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Fight against corruption and organized crime a priority in the coming period

Fight against corruption and organized crime a priority in the coming period

Published on: January 29, 2019

The Prosecutor's Office of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) will give priority to the cases of corruption and organized crime in the coming period. This is one of the findings of the Collegium of Chief Pros...

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Introducing Handbook and guide to good practice in the prosecution of corruption cases

Introducing Handbook and guide to good practice in the prosecution of corruption cases

Published on: January 24, 2019

The new Handbook and Guide to good practice in the prosecution of corruption for judges and prosecutors, published USAID's Justice Project in BiH, and which was produced by experts from Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and t...

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Verification of Asset Declarations of judges and prosecutors

Verification of Asset Declarations of judges and prosecutors

Published on: December 14, 2018

How to check, in the best possible way, the asset declarations that judges and prosecutors submit to the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) was the topic of the training held o...

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Independent and resposnible judiciary as a key to EU Integrations

Independent and resposnible judiciary as a key to EU Integrations

Published on: December 10, 2018

What is the state of the judiciary in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) today and how to improve it, for the benefit of all citizens? This was the focus of the conference held on December 5 and 6, 2018 in Mostar. The conferen...

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Media and judiciary in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Media and judiciary in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Published on: October 31, 2018

How to improve communication and cooperation between journalists and representatives of judicial institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)? THIS was the central issue of a two-day seminar "Media and Judiciary in BiH",...

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Panel on Corruption, Economic and Organized Crime

Panel on Corruption, Economic and Organized Crime

Published on: October 05, 2018

Corruption in public procurement, seizure of property gained through criminal activity, and the strengthening of transparency in the work of the prosecutor's offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) were topics of the pan...

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Model Code of Ethics for Legal Advisers/Associates Adopted

Model Code of Ethics for Legal Advisers/Associates Adopted

Published on: October 01, 2018

On September 29, 2018, the Association of Legal Associates and Advisors in Courts and Prosecutors' Offices in Bosnia and Herzegovina (USS BiH) adopted a Model Code of Ethics for Legal Associates and Advisers in Courts an...

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Judges must always place public interest before private interest

Judges must always place public interest before private interest

Published on: September 28, 2018

"Preventing conflicts of interest in the judiciary implies that the public interest should always be at the forefront," International Ethics Expert Victoria Henley said today (September 28, 2018) in Sarajevo at a trainin...

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Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Judiciary in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Judiciary in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Published on: July 18, 2018

Perceptions that judges and prosecutors are influenced by private self-interest undermine public faith in the judicial system. Recognizing this, in April 2018 USAID’s Justice Activity in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) prov...

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