Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights – (In)effective remedy from Strasbourg

Invitation to a joint conference Monday, 05 March 2018, 01h45 p.m. – 6 p.m. DAV-Building, Littenstraße 11, 10179 Berlin

Programme (download as PDF-file)

13:45 – 14:00

Welcoming speech

14:00 – 15:00

First Panel

“Does the Court provide an effective remedy to the citizens of Turkey in applications concerning the events relating to the attempted coup and the subsequent declaration of a state of emergency?”

·       Riza Türmen, former judge of the European Court of Human Rights

·       Michael O’Boyle, former Deputy Registrar of the European Court of Human Rights

·       Başak Çalı,  Hertie School of Governance, Center for Global Public Law, Koç University Istanbul

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:15

Second Panel

“Should the Court adopt a different approach, and if so, what should it be?”

·       Francoise Hampson, University of Essex

·       Piers Gardner, Monckton Chambers, ECHR-Specialist

16:15 – 17:00

Questions and Answers


Closing remarks


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