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The supporting group to the Special representative of the Secretary General for Roma Issues has organised, in collaboration with the Interdepartmental Centre on Human Rights and the Rights of Peoples of the University of Padua, a professional training session for those Italian lawyers interested in the protection of Roma and Sinti's human rights vis a vis domestic jurisdiction. The course is held in Venice (at the new Council of Europe's office) on 13 and 14 October 2011.
The aim of the training session is strengthening participating lawyers' knowledge and expertise in Roma and Sinti's rights, by presenting pertinent norms and providing practical examples regarding their usage vis a vis national courts.
The training course includes:
The training session is carried out by external experts, academics from the Human Rights Centre of the University of Padua and Council of Europe's officers.
The working language is Italian.