norveskaIn the period from 15 December 2012 til 15 December 2013, with the support of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Belgrade, Centre for Democracy and Human Rights (CEDEM) and Youth Initiative for Human Rights in Montenegro will conduct monitoring of criminal proceedings in order to contribute to the establishment of an effective, independent and accountable judiciary in Montenegro.

LO052327"An independent and impartial judiciary is an absolute prerequisite for the establishment of the rule of law and the basic guarantee of a fair trial and equality before the law" as stated at the presentation of a draft policy paper "Independent and impartial judiciary in Montenegro - challenges and obstacles" that was organized by the Centre for Democracy and Human rights - CEDEM.