Political Points for 25 November – 2 December 2019


Ukraine’s international partners made the first step to implement “Judicial Reform”, which started by President Zelenskyy.

Event

On November 27, the US Agency for International Development and the Embassy of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Ukraine submitted to the High Council of Justice (HCJ) nominations for inclusion in the Integrity and Ethics Commission (Ethics Commission), which will check the members of the High Qualifications Commission of Judges, High Council of Justice and the Supreme Court for compliance with their status requirements.. They were Carlos Castressana, Giovanni Kessler and Robert Cordy. Claudia Escobar has been appointed as a replacement expert.

CPLR Assessment

Ethics Commission should be established by February 05, 2020 and consist of 3 HCJ members and 3 international experts.

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