Speeches and publications

29.06.2022.

Speech by President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Aldis Laviņš at the international Conference “The Role of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine in the Implementation of the State’s Strategy to Obtain the European Union Membership by Ukraine”

Aldis Laviņš President of the Constitutional Court Speech at the international Conference “The Role of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine in the Implementation of the State’s Strategy to Obtain the European Union Membership by Ukraine” Riga, 28 June 2022 Honourable Deputy Chairman Holovaty! Excellencies! Ladies and Gentlemen! I am truly honoured with this opportunity to […]

27.05.2022.

Address by the Vice President of the Constitutional Court Dr.iur., asoc.prof. Irēna Kucina to the representatives of foreign missions in Latvia

Irēna Kucina Vice President of the Constitutional Court Address to the representatives of foreign missions in Latvia Riga, 27 May 2022 Excellences, ladies and gentlemen! I am delighted to meet you at this event. I have chosen to highlight the legal thoughts, ideas and values which the Constitutional Court has developed last year and which […]

21.08.2021.

Speech by the President of the Constitutional Court Sanita Osipova on the adoption of the constitutional law “On the Statehood of the Republic of Latvia”

Sanita Osipova President of the Constitutional Court Prof., Dr. iur. Speech on the adoption of the constitutional law “On the Statehood of the Republic of Latvia” Riga 21 August 2021 On 21 August 1991, important events in the history of Latvian statehood occurred. Thirty years ago the fate of the existence of the State of […]

20.11.2020.

Speech by the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Sanita Osipova at the meeting with representatives of foreign diplomatic missions in Latvia

Sanita Osipova President of the Constitutional Court Prof., Dr. iur. Speech at the meeting of the judges of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and representatives of foreign diplomatic missions in Latvia Riga 19 November 2020 Excellences, Ladies and Gentlemen! I am truly honoured to welcome you today in our second meeting. Last […]

19.12.2019.

Speech by the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia Ineta Ziemele at the Constitution Day of the Republic of Slovenia

Human Dignity in Technology Driven World: Role of Constitutional Courts Professor Ph.D. (Cantab.) Ineta Ziemele President, Constitutional Court of Latvia   President of the Republic of Slovenia, President of the National Assembly, President of the Supreme Court, Judge at the Court of Justice of the EU, Human Rights Ombudsman, Minister of Justice, Your excellences, Ladies […]

28.11.2019.

Speech by the Judge Daiga Rezevska at the 9th Meeting of the CoE-FRA-ENNHRI-EQUINET Collaborative Platform on Social and Economic Rights

Prof. Dr.iur. Daiga Rezevska Judge of the Constitutional court of Republic of Latvia Strasbourg 28 November 2019 Concretisation and implementation of social and economic rights by the Constitutional Court of Latvia – challenges and solutions for advancing social and economic rights at national level Protection of social and economic rights by the Constitution of the […]

08.11.2019.

Vice-president’s of the Constitutional Court Sanita Osipova’s speech at the international summit “World without Walls” dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

The Freedom after Freedom Berlin 8th of November, 2019 Having reached a certain age, I have the privilege to remember. To remember what? I lived the experience of summer of 1989 in Riga and Berlin. In Riga was happening what we call Atmoda [Awakening].  People were happy and dizzy as would be anyone who is […]