Legal aid in Europe
Nine different ways to guarantee access to justice?
- How are state-financed legal aid systems organised in these countries?
- Which minimum requirements for state-financed legal aid can be reduced from the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR) and from case law of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR)?
- Comparing legal aid systems
- Components of the legal aid system
- Costs and financing of legal aid
- Legal aid per type of problem
- General trends in innovation and reforms
- ECHR case law
- Findings and trends
- Barendrecht, M., Kistemaker, L., Scholten, H.J., Schrader, R., Wrzesinka, M.
- Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law (HIIL), WODC
- Place of publication:
- The Hague
- Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law (HIIL)
- Year of publication:
This is a comparative research about legal aid in nine countries: France, Germany, Belgium, England & Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Poland, Finland and the Netherlands. This report addresses two questions:
- Hague Institute for Internationalisation of Law (HII)