European Court of Human Rights publishes country factsheets

 

October 18, 2011 - European Convention of Human Rights

Court publishes country factsheets

Factsheets on each of the 47 countries which have ratified the European Convention on Human Rights are published today by the Strasbourg court.
The factsheets feature noteworthy judgements, pending cases and statistics for 2008 -2011.
The European Court of Human Rights was set up in Strasbourg by the Council of Europe Member States in 1959 to deal with alleged violations of the 1950 European Convention on Human Rights.
Link to the Court’s case-law and pending cases: http://www.echr.coe.int/ECHR/EN/Header/Press/Information+sheets/Country+profiles/