On the International Human Rights Day, December 10, 2021. year, students of the Faculty of Law, University of Sarajevo have achieved historic success at the most prestigious international human rights competitions
The 8th Trans-European Moot Court Competition has been organized by the non-governmental organization Civil Rights Defenders for eight years. The competition brings together the winners of two regional competitions: the Scandinavian and the Western Balkans.
In this year’s Competition, the Faculty of Law in Sarajevo and the Faculty of Law in Copenhagen met.
The competition was held in English, in the courtroom of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. The Judicial Council consisted of: Arnfinn Bardsen, Judge on behalf of the Kingdom of Norway, Tim Eicke, Judge on behalf of the United Kingdom and Faris Vehabović, Judge on behalf of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
After playing two matches, the winner was the Faculty of Law of the University of Sarajevo.
This is one of the greatest successes that the Faculty of Law in Sarajevo (and any other Faculty of Law in BiH) has achieved in an international competition.
The team of the Faculty of Law consisted of students: Emina Kukuljac, Delila Islamović, Lamija Dedagić and Anesa Karaman, and they were prepared for the competition by assistants Harun Išerić and Anesa Šećerkadić.
The achieved success testifies to the excellence and prestige of the Faculty of Law in Sarajevo in the education of future lawyers.