18 Feb 2019

PROJECT № BG05SFOP001-3.003-0058 „DEVELOPMENT OF ARBITRATION AS AN ALTERNATIVE METHOD OF LEGAL DISPUTES RESOLUTION“

The project is based on the concept of the Updated Strategy to Continue the Reform of the Judicial System 2020, according to which the development of alternative forms of dispute resolution is an effective way to reduce the excessive workload of the courts and contributes to the better administration of the judiciary. The project AIM is to contribute to the enhancement of the quality of Arbitration and its popularization among the target groups.

ACTIVITIES – research and analysis of the case law on annulment and nullity of arbitration decisions; analysis of the compliance of the International Commercial Arbitration Act with recognized world models and the preparation of a concept for legislative changes; electronic editions of the analysis; a conference on the standards of the arbitrators’ performance; training of trainers and training of arbitrators for the development of specific skills; an information campaign to promote Arbitration amongst the stakeholders. 

PARTNER – Professional Association of Mediators in Bulgaria

DURATION – 18 months

START – 4 February 2019

BUDGET – BGN 86 743.24

FINANCING – grant under the Operational Program “Good Governance” co-financed by the European Social Fund. Priority Axis 3 “Transparent and Effective Judicial System”, Procedure BG05SFOP001-3.003 “Civil Control over Judicial Reform”.