Access here the definitions of keywords

This glossary has been developed for the sole purpose of facilitating the use of the results of this study. It provides definitions and examples of the use of the terms relating to the information and data presented on the site concerning children in judicial proceedings. It does not include definitions of legal terms which may vary between Member States and legal commentators.



The 18 categories that have been used to classify the Masterlist indicators. For example, Theme 7 is Right to information and advice and Theme 8 is Protection of private and family life.