Superior Courts Network
The overall aim of the SCN is to enrich dialogue and the implementation of the Convention.
The more concrete operational objective is to create a practical and useful means of exchanging relevant information on Convention case-law and related matters.
The President of the ECHR has entrusted the management of the SCN to the Jurisconsult of the ECHR.
The SCN welcomes a new member: the Appellate Court of the Brčko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which brings the membership of the Network to 103 courts from 44 States....
Message from President Síofra O’Leary
''The Superior Courts Network was established by the European Court of Human Rights in October 2015 to enrich dialogue between the European Court and national judicial systems, such dialogue being key to reinforcing subsidiarity in a concrete manner. [...] ''
SCN Focal Points Forum 2022
The 5th SCN Forum took place on Friday 10 June 2022, in a hybrid format. Attended by 93 persons from 73 member courts, the Forum included a case-law session on the topic of domestic violence and a know-how session on the topic of judicial communication.