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.
SCN: now 80 members16/10/2019
Following the High Court of Andorra joining the Superior Courts Network, membership of the network has grown to 80 courts.
This growth demonstrates the national courts’ interest in their dialogue with the ECHR.
A video describing the Network and its benefits is now available....
Message from President Sicilianos
'' Dialogue with the national courts is truly part of our Court’s DNA. In this regard, the Superior Courts Network is a perfect illustration of such dialogue, bringing together a community which is united by the desire to apply the principle of subsidiarity effectively and shares the common aim of ensuring that the decisions reached at domestic level are compatible with European case-law.[...] ''