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The Committee for the Prevention of Torture warns states against intimidation and reprisals towards individuals who denounce ill-treatment

In its annual report published today 21 January, the Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT) recalls that it has identified a number of cases in which persons it had interviewed have...

European Committee of Social Rights elects new President and publishes 2014 country-by-country Conclusions

On 20 January 2015, the European Committee of Social Rights elects its new Bureau for a period of two years. Giuseppe Palmisano was elected as new President of the Committee, Monika Schlachter and...

The CEPEJ publishes the Guidelines on the role of court-appointed experts in judicial proceedings of Council of Europe’s Member States

The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) guidelines on the role of court appointed experts provide a reference framework as regards the role of a technical expert during the...

The Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) adopts the Rome Charter for Prosecutors

During its plenary meeting in Rome on 16 and 17 December 2014, the Consultative Council of European Prosecutors (CCPE) of the Council of Europe adopted a document on European norms and principles...

Council of Europe hosts a French Digital Council debate on loyalty between economic actors in the digital environment

09/01/2015 Strasbourg
The debate organised by the French Digital Council on “Loyalty between economic actors – Ensuring the balance between economic relationships in the digital environment” takes place at Palais. The...

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