The attestation of prosecutors has started in Kyiv


This is the first stage of prosecutors` competence assessment to the Prosecutor General's Office, which will be transformed from the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine. The results of the test will determine whether prosecutors will remain at the posts they have occupied before.

 According to the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine, on October 23, 4 groups of prosecutors took a test. They were almost 1000 persons who applied for attestation and transfer to the new bodies of the prosecutor's office. October 24, the fifth group of prosecutors participated in testing.

 October 17, 2019 the Prosecutor General has signed an Order on the procedure of the staffing committees to implement a Law of Ukraine «On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Priority Measures for the Reform of the Prosecutor’s Office».

In addition, the Prosecutor General approved by separate orders the composition of the first and second staffing committees.

Roman Zhovnir, the expert of Innovation and Development Foundation, was included into the first staffing committee for attestation of prosecutors as representative of international non-governmental organizations, projects of international technical assistance and diplomatic missions.