Follow the human rights news live feed from the Council of Europe. In this edition - Committee of Ministers: Estonia hands over chairmanship to Cyprus ; Refugees speak out at Lisbon Forum 2016
09 Dec 2016 14:16:00Venice Commission Venice 9 December 2016
An opinion adopted today by the Council of Europe’s constitutional law experts – the Venice...
09 Dec 2016 12:14:00
Lithuania: ensure better protection for persons with disabilities, children and victims of domestic violenceCommissioner for Human Rights Strasbourg 9 December 2016
“I welcome the commitment expressed by the authorities to move away from the practice of placing...
09 Dec 2016 09:12:00Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) Strasbourg 9 December 2016
To mark the International Anti-Corruption Day, the president of the Group of States against...
09 Dec 2016 09:07:00Secretary General Strasbourg 9 December 2016
Speaking ahead of Human Rights Day on 10 December, the Secretary General of the Council of...