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 two new members: the Supreme Court and the Supreme Administrative Court of Finland, which brings the membership of the Network to 102 courts from 45 States....
Message from President Robert Spano
''Dialogue between the European Court of Human Rights and the national judicial systems is fundamental to the Convention system.
The Superior Courts Network brings together a community of judges who have a central role to play, implementing the principles and values of the European Convention, which we have been sharing and defending for 70 years.[...] ''
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.