Unified Judiciary Information Telecommunication System Development Strategy

December 6, 2019

This document contains initial recommendations on possible further activities for the development of the Unified Judiciary Information Telecommunication System (UJITS).

Priority legislative changes - enforcement reform

November 7, 2019

Ukraine faces an important challenge in the reform of enforcement of court decisions, as a key effort to protect property rights. A successful reform of the enforcement system is relevant to raising the trust of the Ukrainian public and foreign investors in Ukraine as a safe place for owning property and doing business.

Monitoring of Implementation of the Civil and Commercial Procedural Codes - Final Report

October 11, 2019

This report is aimed at presenting a methodology for monitoring the implementation of the new Ukrainian Civil and Commercial Procedural Codes. Monitoring was conducted by way of a specifically developed questionnaire with closed answers (Questionnaire A; multiple choice) and an instrument for conducting in-depth interviews (Questionnaire B; open-ended questions). The methodology is not only meant for monitoring the implementation of procedural codes, but also for similar monitoring exercises in the future


September 30, 2019

The Regional Justice Reform Councils (RJRCs) were established in 2015 as part of the implementation of the Predecessor Project, designed to improve the exchange of information between central and local levels, to include the regions into policy development, and to measure the policies impact and their region-specific implementation challenges. On 22-23 August 2019, a meeting of the RJRCs Interregional Working Group (IRWG) took place, aimed at developing sector policy proposals with regard to people-driven and people-participatory justice. The IRWG in question consisted of thematic experts from all RJRCs regions and included judges, advocates, and academia. During the meeting, international and national Project experts assisted and provided their advice to IRWG.

Ministry of Justice: Transition book

September 9, 2019

We supported Directorate for Strategic Planning and European Integration of the Ministry of Justice in the development of the Transition Book. The handbook provides information on the powers and areas of responsibility of the Ministry of Justice, priorities, the capacity building and cooperation with the EU.