Commissions of Studies

General Coordinator: Vladimir Passos de Freitas

IACA President.
Former President of the Federal Court of the 4th Circuit, Brazil

   

Advisor: Sidnei Agostinho Beneti

Former Justice of the Superior Court of Brazil

 

COMMUNICATION BETWEEN JUDICIARY AND SOCIETY
The work of this commission will focus on the best practices in how the judiciary could be better engaged with society and how the media could be used to achieve this goal.

Coordinator:
Oleg Shakov (CANADA)
Oleg.Shakov@fja-cmf.gc.ca

Members:
Simon Jiyane (SOUTH AFRICA)
Safiya Mohammad Abdulrahman Samhan (DUBAI)
Tonya W. Anderson (US)
Kristin Immer Wood (US)
Javier Ballon Sarmiento (PERU)
Luis Maria Palma (ARGENTINA)
Julieta Marotta (NETHERLANDS)
Mary Jifon (CAMEROON)
Janet G. Cornell (US)
Klaudia Lozyk (POLAND)
Norman Meyer (US)
Ella Kataeva (UKRAINE)

 

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY IN COURTS
The work of this commission will focus on the best practices in Courts to achieve environmental sustainability. The exchange of experiences between Courts of countries located in different continents can be a good way to reach this goal.

Coordinator:
Mariana Almeida Passos de Freitas (BR)
maripfreitas@yahoo.com.br

Members:
Tonya W. Anderson (US)
Ivete Rossoni (BRAZIL)
Hutch Floyd (US)
Kristin Immer Wood (US)
Duília Sgrott Reis (BRAZIL)
Mary Jifon (CAMEROON)
Daimar Cánovas González (CUBA)
Larissa Milkiewicz (BRAZIL)
Admir Belishta (ALBANY)
Tani Maria Wurster (BRAZIL)
Ganem Amiden Neto (BRAZIL)

 

JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT
The aim of this Commission is to analyze the crisis situations to which the Judiciary is submitted today by the increasing demand for its services, and also by the new situations of an internationalized and changing world.

Coordinator:
Nevenka Ivanovska (Macedonia)
nenaivanovska20@gmail.com

Members:
Imtiyaz Ali (KASHMIR)
Carlos Henrique Borlido Haddad (BRAZIL)
J. Richard Williams (US)
Mariana Almeida Passos de Freitas (BRAZIL)
Kerry Connelly (US)
Javier Ballon Sarmiento (PERU)
Admir Belishta (ALBANY)
Tonya W. Anderson (US)
Markus Zimmer (US)

 

JUDICIAL ARCHITECTURE + MEMORY OF JUDICIAL POWER
A Commission created to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and experiences; the development of theoretical design and to evaluate practical applications, with an aim to publish information for the benefit of all court stakeholders interested in the field of Judicial Architecture and Memory of Judicial Power.

Coordinator:
Klaudia Lozyk (POLAND)
mika7710@wp.pl

Members:
James McQuillan (AUSTRALIA)
Roger Bilodeau (CANADÁ)
Cláudia Patterson (BRAZIL)
Javier Ballon Sarmiento (PERU)
Daniel J. Hall (US)
Safiya Mohammad Abdulrahman Samhan (DUBAI)
Pamela Harris (US)

 

JUDICIAL EDUCATION
The work of this commission will focus on the best experiences in the Courts of all continents, about the training of judges and staff of the Judicial Power, in order to achieve more efficiency.

Coordinator:
Marcos Lima Porta (BRAZIL)
marcosporta@uol.com.br


Members:

Klaudia Lozyk (POLAND)
Safiya Mohammad abdulrahman Samhan (DUBAI)
Helestron Costa (BRAZIL)
Ana Cristina Monteiro A. Silva (BRAZIL)
Kristin Wood (US)
Job Serebrov (US)
Julieta Marotta (NETHERLANDS)
Carlos Henrique Borlido Haddad (BRAZIL)
Duília Sgrott Reis (BRAZIL)
Daimar Cánovas González (CUBA)
Luis Maria Palma (ARGENTINA)
Ivete Rossoni (BRAZIL)
Fernanda Lage (BRAZIL)

 

JUDICIARY BUDGET
The independence of the Judiciary Power depends directly on its financial independence. This Commission was created to study the Judiciary budget around the world through discussions about the subject, with theoretical support and practical experience.

Coordinator:
Daniel J. Hall (US)
djhall@ncsc.org

Members:
Luciana Ortiz Tavares Costa Zanoni (BRAZIL)
Luis Maria Palma (ARGENTINA)
Erwin Rooze (NETHERLANDS)
Simon Jiyane (SOUTH AFRICA)
Tonya W. Anderson (US)
Kristin Immer Wood (US)
Javier Ballon Sarmiento (PE)
Helestron Costa (BRAZIL)
Roger Bilodeau (CANADA)
Nevenka Ivanovska (Macedonia)
Kate Harrison (US)
Admir Belishta (ALBANY)
Paulo Cezar Neves Junior (BRAZIL)


SUPPORTING INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNALS
The rationale behind this commission is to discuss one of the most debated topics of international law, its diversification and how it can be implemented by supporting and creating international tribunal(s).

Coordinator:
Imtiyaz Ali (KASHMIR)
zahidani.ali@gmail.com


Members:

Markus Zimmer (US)
Danielle Pamplona (BRAZIL)
Duília Sgrott Reis (BRAZIL)
Javier Ballon Sarmiento (PERU)
Tiago Gagliano Pinto Alberto (BRAZIL)