On November 18th 2016, the Centre organized the Grand Opening ceremony for the presentation of the participating teams in the semifinal phase of the national “Moot Court ECHR – Albania III” in the premises of “Doro City” Hotel in Tirana.
Ms. Ina Xhepa, representing the European Centre, and Ms. Vasilika Laçi, representing the Civil Rights Defenders in Albania, both held speeches during the ceremony.
Later on, they threw the lottery to divide the groups as: the representative of the state and the representative of the applicant, for all the six participating teams. The teams were divided this way:
Faculty of Law, University of Tirana – representative of the applicant
“Luigj Gurakuqi” University of Shkodra – representative of the state
“Albanian University” – representative of the applicant
“Marin Barleti” University – representative of the state
“Hena e Plote” University, Bedër – representative of the applicant
“Ismail Qemali” University of Vlora – representative of the state
The best teams according to their performance during the hearing which was held at the premises of the Tirana Appeal Court, were Faculty of Law, University of Tirana and Marin Barleti, University.