• The Ukrainian delegation with Veronika Keller-Engels, IRZ Managing Director, and Dr Dieter Hömig (3rd from right), a former judge at the Federal Constitutional Court

    The Ukrainian delegation with Veronika Keller-Engels, IRZ Managing Director, and Dr Dieter Hömig (3rd from right), a former judge at the Federal Constitutional Court

  • Participants of the study trip talking to the hosts

    Participants of the study trip talking to the hosts

Ukrainian Constitutional Judges attend expert talks in Berlin

From 21 to 24 June 2016, a delegation from the Constitutional Court of Ukraine attended expert talks in Berlin by invitation of the IRZ. The delegation was made up of three Constitutional Judges and the administrative head of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine.

The discussions involved Dr. Dieter Hömig, a former judge at the Federal Constitutional Court, and Dr. Matthias Hartwig from the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg, and dealt with the relationship between constitutional courts and legislators, as well as the relationship between constitutional courts and European or supranational courts. Another important topic was the constitutional reform currently taking place in Ukraine

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