Events

President Knežević participated in online XVIII Conference of European Constitutional Courts

Predsjednik Ustavnog suda Bosne i Hercegovine Zlatko M. Knežević učestvovao je na XVIII konferenciji evropskih ustavnih sudova koja je održana putem videolinka 24. i 25. februara 2021. godine u organizaciji Ustavnog suda Češke Republike

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Excessive length of judicial proceedings threatens the rule of law

The right to a trial within a “reasonable time” was the topic of today’s event, which was organised by the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and the AIRE Centre Western Balkans Program. The ministers of justice, the representatives of judicial institutions and of the centres for judicial and prosecutorial training were presented a Guidebook – Trial within a reasonable time, which carries the analysis of the application of this right and the situation in BiH.

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Visit of the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Bosnia and Herzegovina

His Excellency Igor Kalabuhov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Bosnia and Herzegovina, visited the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina on 27 January 2021

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Regional Online Conference of Constitutional Courts

The German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation, the IRZ, in cooperation with the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, organised a Regional Online Conference of Constitutional Courts on the topic “Separate Opinions in Decisions of Constitutional Courts”, which was held on 11 December 2020

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A newly elected international judge takes office

We are hereby announcing that pursuant to Article 99 of the Rules of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a newly elected judge of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ms. Helen Keller will assume office on 4 December 2020

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Press Release

The Constitutional Court is hereby announcing that pursuant to Article VI(1) of the Constitution of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Article 99 of the Rules of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the term of office of the international Judge of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Honourable Margarita Tsatsa-Nikolovska, ended on 28 November 2020. She turned 70 on that date. Judges of the Constitutional Court serve until age 70

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Seventh Annual Regional Rule of Law Forum for South East Europe - Impact of the Pandemic on Human Rights

The 7th Regional Forum on the Rule of Law for South East Europe, taking place on 16 and 17 October 2020, brought together representatives of the European Court of Human Rights, the Council of Europe and judicial institutions from seven South East European countries. The topic of this year’s forum is “Covid-19 and the rights protected by the European Convention on Human Rights”

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Constitutional Court and the AIRE Centre have presented a Report on the Case Law of Bosnia and Herzegovina Courts on the Right to Liberty and Security of Person and the Right to Freedom of Ex

The Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the AIRE Centre have presented a Report on the Case Law of the Courts in Bosnia and Herzegovina on the Right to Liberty and Security of Person and the Right to Freedom of Expression (“Praksa sudova u Bosni i Hercegovini u pogledu prava na slobodu i sigurnost ličnosti i prava na slobodu izražavanja“) in Sarajevo today. The Report presents in a simple and affordable way the relevant decisions of the courts and principles of interpretation of norms in two important domains of the European Convention on Human Rights, i.e. the protection of the right under Article 5 (the right to liberty and security of person) and protection of the right under Article 10 (the right to freedom of expression)

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