Anatolie Munteanu, Deputy Minister of Justice for the Republic of Moldova; Dr Stefan Hülshörster, Deputy Director of the IRZ; Uwe Stark, a judge at the local court in Siegen, Germany; Aliona Bleah, IRZ representative in Moldova (from right to left)Anatolie Munteanu, Deputy Minister of Justice for the Republic of Moldova; Dr Stefan Hülshörster, Deputy Director of the IRZ; Uwe Stark, a judge at the local court in Siegen, Germany; Aliona Bleah, IRZ representative in Moldova (from right to left)

During an event held in Chisinau on 30 June and 1 July to establish facts and appraise evidence, the Deputy Minister of Justice for the Republic of Moldova, Anatolie Munteanu, met with the Deputy Director of the IRZ, Dr Stefan Hülshörster.

The Ministry of Justice in Moldova is planning a change to criminal procedural law as the next step in the current reform process. The support of the IRZ as a long-term and reliable partner has been requested for this initiative. The meeting served to establish the next definitive steps in the proposed reform process.