Implementation of the Access to Justice Pillar of Aarhus Convention in South and Eastern Europe. Mihallaq Qirjo REC Albania Director. Content. REC regional framework Aarhus Convention third pillar Case Situation in Albania. REC regional framework.
Implementation of the Access to Justice Pillar of Aarhus Convention in South and Eastern Europe
Mihallaq QirjoREC Albania Director
Promoting implementation through different levels and mechanisms of REC activities
Assessment of civil society in SEE countries, 2006;
Aarhus framework, within other 5 main topics of assessment;
Legislative framework for access to information and public participation is generally in place;
Serbia and Montenegro are in process of development in line with Aarhus and EU requirements;
Access to Justice
Art 9.1 – Review procedures when right to access information
Still this is not the situationin our countries
Some aid programmes from USA, will bring into Albania 16000 T of genetically modified corn and soy, to be used as livestock food
Defendants: MoE, and the Aid Programme
Proceedings: MoE were not represented in court;
Result: the Court cancelled the case as it was mootas the goods entered Albania, already.