October 17, the High School of Justice held the first workshop of the experts involved in the development of the curriculum on the effective communication (for court staff). The process is implemented within the frames of the project “Strengthening the Capacity of the High School of Justice of Georgia” supported by the Council of Europe (CoE). Georgian judge-experts and CoE experts are involved in the curriculum development. The aim of the meeting was to identify matters to be considered in the development of the curriculum, develop the training module agenda and initiate the process of preparing materials. On the next stage a content-related training will be held for the involved judge-experts, led by the CoE expert. Curriculum will be used in the frames of the “Training program for judges and other court staff”. Training on the named topic will be delivered by the Georgian judge-experts involved in the development of the curriculum.