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.
The SCN welcomes three new member courts from Bosnia and Herzegovina: the Constitutional Court, the Supreme Court of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Supreme Court of the Republic of Srpska which brings the membership of the SCN to 77 courts from 36 States....
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.[...] ''
SCN Focal Points Forum 2019
The 3rd Focal Points Forum of the SCN will take place this year on 6 June (full day) and 7 June (morning) in the Human Rights Building in Strasbourg.
Focal Points representing 77 member courts from 36 States are expected to participate to the Forum.