Training on procedural safeguards for legal practitioners

The Agency will chair various panels at the Procedural Safeguards - practical training for the daily practice of legal practitioners event in Riga from 15 to 16 February.

The event is aimed at judges, prosecutors, defence lawyers and law enforcement officials. It is being organised by the European Law Academy in cooperation with the European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association (EULITA), the European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA), the European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) and the Latvian Judicial Training Centre in Riga. The objective is to provide practical training on the application of the right in criminal proceedings to interpretation and translation, to information and to access a lawyer in criminal proceedings.