This Paper offers a legal assessment of the draft agreement on the Accession of the EU to the European Convention on Human Rights published by the Steering Committee for Human Rights of the Council of Europe on October 14, 2011. It will recall the most contentious points debated before and during the drafting of the draft accession agreement before offering a critical review of how these points were addressed by the European Commission and Council of Europe’s experts.
|Publisher||University of Edinburgh, School of Law, Working Papers|
|Number of pages||17|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
- Council of Europe
- European Convention on Human Rights
- accession agreement
- fundamental rights