“Strengthening the work of the Judicial Academy through
curriculum development and training in the use of expert witnessing (CRO WIT)”
The Judicial Academy of the Republic of Croatia, the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Croatia and the European Commission Representation to the Republic of Croatia will hold the closing ceremony of the IPA 2011 Twinning light project “Strengthening the work of the Judicial Academy through curriculum development and training in the use of expert witnessing CRO WIT”, financed by the European Union.
The closing ceremony will be held on Friday, 19 June 2015, at 13:00 at the House of Europe, Ban Centar, Ulica Augusta Cesarca 4, Zagreb.
The closing ceremony will be opened by Mrs. Dijana Mandić, Beneficiary Country Project Coordinator and Head of the Continuous Training Department of the Judicial Academy of the Republic of Croatia, and the participants will be addressed by Mrs. Sandra Artuković Kunšt, Deputy Minister of Justice of the Republic of Croatia, Mr. Dinko Cvitan, State Attorney General of the Republic of Croatia, and Mrs. Gabrielė Juodkaitė-Granskienė, MS Project Leader and Director of the Forensic Science Centre of Lithuania under the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania.
The participants of the closing ceremony will be informed about the results of the project that have been achieved in joint cooperation of Twinning partners – the Croatian Judicial Academy and the Lithuanian Law Institute.
The objective of this project worth 188.889,00 EUR and financed under European Union IPA 2011 Programme for Croatia, is to enhance professionalism and efficiency of the judiciary in the Republic of Croatia by raising the quality of the Judicial Academy’s professional training programme aimed at judges, state attorneys and judicial advisors in the area of expert witnessing in the field of civil and criminal law.
Project activities started in January 2015, and will officially end in July 2015.
Media representatives are kindly invited to attend the event.
For more information please contact:
Mrs. Dijana Mandić, Judicial Academy of the Republic of Croatia
tel: 01 3714 742
Mrs. Gabrielė Juodkaitė-Granskienė
Forensic Science Centre of Lithuania
Tel. +370 5 2638540