Bilateral and Multilateral Cooperation

Apart from its multilateral cooperation, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia is also involved in bilateral cooperation with courts in several countries. This bilateral cooperation takes the form of official or study visits of the Constitutional Court judges to the courts of other countries or visits of delegations of the courts of other countries to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia.

February 6, 2019, Helsinki, Finland 

The President of Constitutional Court meets with President of the Supreme Court of Finland Timo Esko

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January 7-10, 2019, Brno,  Czech Republic

Employees of the Constitutional Court’s Chancery visit the Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic to share the experience

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December 18, 2018, Riga, Latvia 

The delegation of the Italian Parliament visits the Constitutional Court

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October 3-5, 2018, Riga, Latvia 

The delegation of the Slovenian Constitutional Court visits the Constitutional Court in the framework of bilateral cooperation

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July 2-4, 2018, Karlsruhe, Germany

The Justices of the Constitutional Court go on an official visit to Germany

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July 2, 2018, Karlsruhe, Germany

The Justices of the Constitutional Court visit the German Federal Court of Justice

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March 22-23, 2018, Riga, Latvia 

The delegation of the Constitutional Court on an official visit to the Supreme Court of Estonia

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February 28 – March 2, 2018, Paris, France 

The Justices of the Constitutional Court in an official visit to France meets with the members of the Council of State of France, the Judges of the Constitutional Council of the Republic of France and of the Cassation Court

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January 15, 2018, Riga, Latvia 

The Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Irakli Kobakhidze visits the Constitutional Court

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December 7, 2017, Riga, Latvia

A trilateral meeting of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, the Constitutional Court of Belgium, and the Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic

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October 2-4, 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Justices of the Constitutional Court meet with judges of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Slovenia in the framework of bilateral cooperation

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June 8-9,2017,  Riga, Latvia

The annual conference of the Latvian and the Lithuanian Constitutional Courts “Legality (Lawfulness) Assessment in the Judgements of the Constitutional Court: Principles and the Criteria of Assessment”

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May 16, 2017, Riga, Latvia 

The Chairman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan Nigmatilla Yuldashev visits Constitutional Court

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October 24-26, 2016, Brno, Czech Republic

Trilateral meeting of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic and Constitutional Court of Belgium “Requests for a Court of Justice Preliminary Ruling: Doctrine and Practice of Constitutional Courts”


December 9-12, 2015, Riga, Latvia

Three-lateral meeting of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania and the Constitutional Court of Ukraine on topical issues of constitutional law


June 17-19, 2015, Plateliai, Lithuania

XIV Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Impact of the European Human Rights Convention upon the Jurisprudence of the Constitutional Court”


May 13-15, 2015, Riga, Latvia

The Federal Constitutional Court of Germany visits the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, focusing upon the topic “National Constitutional Identity and the Common European Values. National Constitutional Court and Global Governance”


June 4-6, 2014, Riga, Latvia

XIII Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Development of the Constitutional Doctrine at the Constitutional Court”


June 5-7, 2013, Kaunas, Lithuania

XII Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “The Constitutional Doctrine of Citizenship”


September 5-7, 2012, Jurmala, Latvia

XI Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Constitutional Review in the Field of Public Finance”


September 7-9, 2011, Klaipeda, Lithuania

X Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of Lithuania “The Problems of Electoral Rights in the Constitutional Legal Proceedings”


September 8-10, 2010, Daugavpils, Latvia

IX Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “The Principle of Legal Certainty in the Case Law of a Constitutional Court”


September 2-4, 2009, Druskininkai, Lithuania

VII Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Ultra vires Principle in the Case Law of a Constitutional Court”


June 13, 2009, Riga, Latvia

The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia visits the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, focusing upon the topic “Topical Issues in Constitutional Legal Proceedings”.


October 1-5, 2008, Erevan, Armenia

The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia visits the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia, focusing upon the topic “Topical Issues in Constitutional Legal Proceedings”.


September 6-8, 2007, Ventspils, Latvia

VII Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Ultra vires Principle in the Case Law of a Constitutional Court”


September 27-29, 2006, Dubingiai, Lithuania

VI Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Social Rights of a Person in the Jurisprudence of Constitutional Courts”


June 16-18, 2005, Bīriņi, Latvia

V Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “The Principle of a State Governed by the Rule of Law and the Right to a Fair Trial”


May 26-28, 2004, Palanga, Lithuania

IV Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “The Role of the Constitutional Courts in the Context of Membership in the European Union”


October 10-12, 2002, Tukums, Latvia

III Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “The Principle of Equality of Persons in the Legal Proceedings of Constitutional Courts”


October 4-6, 2001, Vilnius, Lithuania

II Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Topical Cases of the Constitutional Courts”


September 22–23, 2000, Cēsis, Latvia

I Conference of the Justices of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania “Constitutional Jurisdiction in Lithuania and Latvia”