Astana to host IX meeting of SCO member-states supreme courts’ chairmen
Aug 28. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
September 4, 2014 the Palace of Independence in Astana will hold the IX meeting of Supreme Courts’ chairman of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member-states, the press service of Kazakhstan Supreme Court reports.
The event will be attended by the chairman of the Supreme Court of Kazakhstan Kairat Mami, Chairman of the Supreme People’s Court of China Zhou Qiang, Chairman of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Lebedev, Chairman of the Supreme Court of Kyrgyzstan F.Dzhamasheva, Chairman of the Supreme Court of Tajikistan Nusratullo Abdulloyev, Chairman of the Supreme Court of Uzbekistan Shayunus Gaziyev, SCO Secretary General Dmitriy Mezentsev, Deputy Director of the Executive Committee of the SCO Regional Antiterrorist Structure T.Musabayev.
The session will discuss the issues of improvement and evaluation of the courts’ activities, the selection and appointment of judges, the use of information and communication technologies in the proceedings, as well as a number of practical questions on justice administration. A separate seminar will consider the role of judges of the supreme courts in the fight against terrorism.
It is expected to sign the Joint Declaration of the SCO member states Supreme Courts’ chairmen to strengthen cooperation and partnership for the joint promotion of the rule of law and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.