Time to clean up the West Bank

It is obvious to everyone that there is an environmental problem in the West Bank. As one passes through the outskirts of Ramallah, scattered rubbish, hundreds of thousands of used plastic bags and empty bottles, car wrecks, worn out car tires, and...

Palestinian inmates enjoy ‘Nelson Mandela Rules’

To promote best international standards for imprisonment, EUPOL COPPS Penitentiary Advisers have been working with the Correction and Rehabilitation Centre Department (CRCD) of the Palestinian Civil Police since 2007.

The EU Police and Rule of Law Mission for the Palestinian Territory has been extended

The Council of the European Union has extended the Mandate of the EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS), as well as the Mandate of the EU Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EUBAM Rafah), until 30...

Assisting implementation of international treaties in Palestine

The implementation of international treaties into national legislation expresses the will of a state to integrate and comply with international standards.

New publications will support the provision of prompt and high quality justice

The hand-over of three pocket size handbooks on procedural law and two volumes of international treaties, to which the Palestinian Authority have committed, completes a yearlong project aiming to support the High Judicial Council in their effort to...

Supporting the Ministry of Justice in strengthening its public information

EUPOL COPPS is working with the Criminal Records Department of the Ministry of Justice to enhance the ministry’s information to the public about its service delivery.