Presidents of Supreme and Constitutional courts from the Council of Europe member states gathered...
GRECO Report on measures to prevent corruption in respect of MP´s, judges and prosecutors in EstoniaStrasbourg 23/06/2017
The Council of Europe anti-corruption body GRECO today published a report assessing measures...
12th meeting of the CDMSI: pluralism of media and transparency of media ownership and internet intermediariesStrasbourg 23/06/2017
The Steering Committee on Media and Information Society (CDMSI) holds its 12th meeting from 20 to...
The 34th plenary session of the Committee took place from 19 to 21 June in Strasbourg. This...
The Conference of Directors of Prison and Probation Services calls for agreed European standards regarding recruitment, training and development of prison and probation staffLillestrøm (Norway) 21/06/2017
Jan Kleijssen, Director, Information Society and Action against Crime Directorate, Council of...
Dr Petra de Sutter, Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe Rapporteur, talks about the use of new genetic technologies in human beings, discussing the introduction of a new technology modifying the genome, human rights and ethical and safety issues.
President of the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO), Mr Marin Mrcela talks about the General Activity Report of 2016 and points out that countries too often over-rely on the repressive aspects of fighting corruption and underestimate the effectiveness of preventive mechanisms.