Rule of Law Symposium: assessing the impact of the judicial appointments process in undermining the rule of law

Wednesday 8 November 2023

This showcase session discusses the importance of judicial independence and the threats it faces, particularly in the context of judicial appointments processes. It highlights the case of Israel, where the government is attempting to undermine judicial independence by gaining control over the appointments process and overriding judicial decisions. This session underscores the need for vigilance and advocacy to protect judicial independence and ensure the rule of law.