Neliana Rodean, Legal Aspects of Accession of EU to ECHR, Global Journal of HUMAN SOCIAL SCIENCE, Arts & Humanities, Volume 12 Issue 15 Version 1.0 Year 2012
The European Union (EU) became the guardian of the rights of Europeans. From a
treaty-based entity the European Union became a supranational system based on democracy and where the treaties and the EU human rights principle operates as constitutional law.
Moreover, the law of the European Union it is without doubt a form of European Public Law
based on a system of administrative and increasingly constitutional law including its own Charter of Human Rights.