At the first ever organized ENCJ market in Lisbon on 1 June 2018, nine Members and Observers of the ENCJ presented their best idea which has been succesful and has led to positive change.
A wide variety of ideas were presented in a traditional market setting. The Judicial Council of Lithuania won the ENCJ Award for Positive Change with their #courtscare programme. The Supreme Judicial Council of Bulgaria was a very close runner-up with their programme called Open Courts and Prosecutor’s Offices.
The ideas presented on the market were:
VSS Bulgaria -Open Courts and Prosecutors’ Offices
Judges Council England and Wales- Digitalisation of the courts and litigation services
MoJ Finland -The payment of costs of presenting evidence
CSM Italy - Creation of a website Best Practices
TT Lithuania - Psychological well-being #courtscare.
Rvdr Netherlands - Client satisfaction survey conducted in 2017 - Policy and practices regarding press judges - Conference of the state powers (trias politica debate)
CSM Portugal - IUDEX- IT system of HJC (CSM) management support -Performance indicators system
Sudna Rada Slovakia -Selection, evaluation and discipline of judges -Council legislative procedures & funding of the judiciary - Education of the public
CGPJ Spain - Access to Justice and disabled people - Protecting judges’ health: the work of the CGPJ in this field - The Observatory - Domestic and Gender-based Violence