• ERA

    ERA

    The Academy of European Law (ERA) provides training to legal practitioners in European criminal justice cooperation and in other areas of European law. It was established in 1992 on the initiative of the European Parliament as a non-profit public foundation. Its patrons include most EU member states and it is supported financially by the European Union. ERA works with all practitioners of law, be they judges, prosecutors, defence counsel, law enforcement officers or lawyers in public administration.

  • Europol

    Europol

    Europol is the European Union's Law Enforcement Agency which aims at improving the effectiveness and co-operation of the competent authorities in the Member States in preventing and combating terrorism, unlawful drug trafficking and other serious forms of international organised crime.

  • UNODC

    UNODC

    The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime is a global leader in the fight against illicit drugs and international crime. Established in 1997 through a merger between the United Nations Drug Control Programme and the Centre for International Crime Prevention, UNODC operates in all regions of the world through an extensive network of field offices.

  • EJN in civil and commercial matters

    EJN in civil and commercial matters

    The network consists of representatives of the Member States' judicial and administrative authorities for cooperation as regards civil and commercial law. The main objective is to make life easier for people facing litigation of whatever kind where there is a transnational element - i.e. where it involves more than one Member State.

  • Ibero-American Network of International Legal Cooperation

    Ibero-American Network of International Legal Cooperation

    The Ibero-American Network of International Legal Cooperation (IberRed, created in 2004) is a cooperation tool in civil and criminal matters, made available for all legal agents from the 22 Ibero-American countries and the Supreme Court of Puerto Rico¹.

  • Network of contact points in respect of persons responsible for genocide and crimes against humanity

    Network of contact points in respect of persons responsible for genocide and crimes against humanity

    The European Network of Contact Points in respect of responsible for the crime of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes (‘the Genocide Network’) is a body established by the Council of the EU (Council Decisions 2002/494/JHA and 2003/335/JHA) to ensure close cooperation between national authorities in investigating and prosecuting core international crimes, as defined in Articles 6, 7 and 8 of the Rome Statute of the ICC.

  • Network of Judicial international cooperation of the Portuguese speaking countries (Rede judiciaria da CPLP)

    Network of Judicial international cooperation of the Portuguese speaking countries (Rede judiciaria da CPLP)

    The Network of judicial international cooperation of the Portuguese speaking countries (Rede Judiciária da CPLP, RJCPLP, created in 2005) was established by the Conference of Ministers of Justice of the Portuguese speaking Countries.

  • Commonwealth Network of Contact persons

    Commonwealth Network of Contact persons

    The Commonwealth Network of Contact Persons (CNCP, created in 2007) was established to improve and enhance international assistance and cooperation in criminal cases through facilitating international co-operation in criminal cases between the Commonwealth Member States, including mutual legal assistance and extradition and through providing the legal and practical information necessary to the authorities in their own country and in the Commonwealth Member States wishing to invoke international cooperation.

  • Moroccan Judicial network for international cooperation (MJNIC)

    Moroccan Judicial network for international cooperation (MJNIC)

    The Moroccan Judicial network for international cooperation (MJNIC), is a group of magistrates, judges and public prosecutors, with special expertise in international legal cooperation, intended to facilitate, to improve and to encourage the international legal cooperation requested or given by Morocco, through the active advising and supporting to the judicial authorities involved, both national and international, in order to achieve the informal intermediation between them.

  • European Judicial Cybercrime Network

    European Judicial Cybercrime Network

    The European Judicial Cybercrime Network (EJCN) is a network of prosecutors and investigative judges specialised in cybercrime, cyber-enabled crime and criminal investigations in cyberspace.

  • Eurojust

    Eurojust

    Eurojust is an agency of the European Union established in 2002. Eurojust stimulates and improves the coordination of investigations and prosecutions and the cooperation between the competent authorities in the Member States, particularly by facilitating the execution of international mutual legal assistance requests and the implementation of extradition requests. Eurojust supports in any way possible the competent authorities of the Member States to render their investigations and prosecutions more effective when dealing with cross-border crime.

  • Network of National Experts on Joint Investigation Teams

    Network of National Experts on Joint Investigation Teams

    The Network of National Experts on Joint Investigation Teams (JITs Network) was established in July 2005, implementing the ‘Hague Programme’ and its commitment that each Member State should designate a National Expert ‘with a view to encouraging the use of JITs and exchanging experience on best practice’.

  • European Union Agency for fundamental rights

    European Union Agency for fundamental rights

    FRA is the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights based in Vienna (Austria). FRA was set up to provide independent evidence-based assistance and expertise relating to fundamental rights, in the domain of European Union law, in support to EU institutions and bodies, as well as Member States

  • European Judicial Training Network (EJTN)

    European Judicial Training Network (EJTN)

    The European Judicial Training Network (EJTN) was founded by the schools of judges and other institutions specifically responsible for the training of the professional judiciary of all EU-Member States.

  • E-Justice

    E-Justice

    The European e-Justice Portal is conceived as a future electronic one-stop-shop in the area of justice.

  • SEEPAG - Southeast European Prosecutors Advisory Group

    SEEPAG - Southeast European Prosecutors Advisory Group

    The South Eastern European Prosecutors Advisory Group (SEEPAG, created in 2003), constituted by the Declaration of the prosecutor representatives during its first meeting, is composed of prosecutors from countries of the Southeastern European (SEE) region. SEEPAG is a judicial mechanism for international cooperation.