The ‘Culture of Lawfulness’ international online workshop was organized between 4-6 November at the University of Pécs, supported by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. The aim of the international workshop, coordinated jointly by the Faculty of Law and the International Centre, was to introduce the new Europe for Justice (E4J) education materials and discuss its implementation at Central European universities.
The workshop was officially opened by Dr. Adrián Fábián, Dean of the Faculty of Law, and Dr. István Tarrósy, Director of the International Centre.
The online workshop was attended by 70 lecturers, PhD students and students from 12 universities. In addition to the various Hungarian universities, the participants represented universities from Poland, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, and Slovenia. The education modules discussed during the event covered subject areas such as cybercrime, organized crime, human trafficking, smuggling, the fight against terrorism, crime prevention and criminal justice.
The international workshop was part of a UN-sponsored project. The application submitted by the University of Pécs won in an extremely strong international competition. The University of Pécs was selected to be among the 4 winning institutions, out of 227 applications from 69 countries.