CONFERENCES WITH HIGHLY DISTINGUISHED GUESTS AND SPEAKERS
ACCREDITATION IN ITALY
The National Bar Council of the Italian Republic (Consiglio Nazionale Forense – CNF) acknowledges 15 credit points for the CECJ professional training programme «Successful application to the European Court of Human Rights: from theory to practice».The National Bar Council of the Italian Republic is the structure of the Ministry of Justice. It includes 28 representative regional branches and serves as one of the most authoritative organisations in the field of law.
ACCREDITATION IN RUSSIA
CECJ received an award from the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation for contribution to continuing legal education of Russian lawyers. Programmes of the European Centre for Legal Cooperation (CECJ) meet the criteria of the Unified methods of continuing legal education for lawyers and trainee lawyers approved by the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation by its decision from November, 30, 2007 and are accredited by the Federal Chamber, thus the CECJ programmes are recognised as continuing legal education courses.
Ekaterina Safonova Director of the CECJ takes part in the Millennium Network event organised by the Clinton Foundation. The event raised public awareness and, in particular, that of a younger generation Director of the CECJ of the Clinton Foundation’s operation. Hillary Clinton, former U.S. Secretary of State and one of the directors of the Foundation, now candidate for U.S. President, and Chelsea Clinton, personally addressed the assembled guests. Among the participants of the event there were well-known public figures, artists and members of U.S. business élite.