This selection of video clips reflects the wide range of Council of Europe activities to promote human rights, democracy and the rule of law for more than 800 million Europeans. Watch more on our new multimedia platform, the ‘Human Rights Channel’.
22 Feb 2017 18:17:00Secretary General Strasbourg 22 February 2017
The Secretary General of the 47-nation Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland, today made the...
21 Feb 2017 12:15:00
Protect journalists – Rory Peck Trust and the International News Safety Institute join Council of Europe platformCouncil of Europe Strasbourg 21 February 2017
The Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists, through which...
21 Feb 2017 10:25:00Commissioner for Human Rights Strasbourg 21 February 2017
Commissioner Muižnieks publishes his latest Human Rights Comment
15 Feb 2017 08:55:00Commissioner for Human Rights Strasbourg 15 February 2017
“The space for democratic debate in Turkey has shrunk alarmingly following increased judicial...
16 February 2017
Burkina Faso signed the Council of Europe Convention on the counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes involving threats to public health (CETS No. 211).
15 February 2017
The Republic of Moldova ratified the Additional Protocol to the Convention on cybercrime, concerning the criminalisation of acts of a racist and xenophobic nature committed through computer systems (ETS No. 189).
14 February 2017
Romania acceded to the Third Protocol to the General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe (ETS No. 028)