HC Deb 03 March 2000 vol 345 c420W
Mr. Bercow

To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department if he will list the UK beneficiaries of the Schuman Project who are(a) lawyers and (b) judges since its inception. [112336]

Mr. Lock

The only available information is contained in the analysis and first assessment on the pilot phases 1997–98 of the Robert Schuman Project published by the European Commission on 1 December 1998. The UK organisations selected to receive funding under the scheme are as listed. A report covering 1999 will be published in the Official Journal in due course.


  • SLS Legal Publications—University of Belfast
  • The General Council of the Bar of England and Wales
  • The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn
  • The Institute of Professional Legal Studies—Queen's University Belfast


  • AIRE Centre (Advice on Individual Rights)
  • Liberty (The National Council for Civil Liberties)
  • Middlesex University
  • SLS Legal Publications—University of Belfast
  • Southampton Institute
  • The Law Society of Scotland (two projects)
  • The University of Manchester
  • The University of Birmingham.