Numerous dignitaries of all nationalities and beliefs have been the honoured guests of the Council of Europe. These men and women, often instrumental in the implementation of political, social and cultural initiatives, illustrate the dynamism and values which, since the 1950s, have governed the work of the Council of Europe.

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The Commissioner for Human Rights, acting as an independent institution, has had the task of promoting awareness of and respect for human rights in all Council of Europe member states. 

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On which day of the year is the Council of Europe's anniversary celebrated?
  1. 1st May
  2. 8 March
  3. 5 May
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