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Visit by Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

The President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, paid an official visit to the ECHR on 31 October 2017. He met the judges of the Court and addressed an audience made up primarily of judicial, political and diplomatic representatives.

This was the first time that a French President addressed the Court.

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Speech by President Guido Raimondi (only in French)

Speech by President Emmanuel Macron

Webcast - Official Ceremony

Recent visits

  • President Macron visits the ECHR

    31/10/2017 
    President Macron visits the ECHR

    The President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, paid an official visit to the ECHR on 31 October 2017. He met the judges of the Court and addressed an audience made up primarily of judicial, political and diplomatic representatives.

    This was the first time that a French President addressed the Court.

    Webcast of the ceremony 

    Photo Gallery

    Speech by President Guido Raimondi (only in French)

    Speech by President Emmanuel Macron

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  • Visit by the Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic

    18/10/2017 
    Visit by the Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic

    On 18 October 2017, Robert Fico, Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic, visited the Court and was received by President Guido Raimondi. Alena Poláčková, judge elected in respect of the Slovak Republic, and Roderick Liddell, Registrar, also attended the meeting.

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  • Visit by a delegation from the Court of Justice of the European Union

    17/10/2017 
    Visit by a delegation from the Court of Justice of the European Union

    A delegation from the Court of Justice of the European Union, headed by its President, Koen Lenaerts, paid a working visit to the European Court of Human Rights on 16 October 2017. The visiting judges took part in roundtable discussions with members of the Court and Registry. The discussions concerned recent case-law of the two courts and recent developments within both systems. This visit takes place annually.

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  • Visit by the Minister of Justice of Armenia

    13/10/2017 
    Visit by the Minister of Justice of Armenia

    On 13 October 2017, Davit Harutyunyan, Minister of Justice of Armenia, visited the Court and was received by President Guido Raimondi. Armen Harutyunyan, judge elected in respect of Armenia, and Roderick Liddell, Registrar, also attended the meeting.

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