Individual Application and Protection of Human Rights at national level

Antalya
The Directorate of Human Rights of the Council of Europe and the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Turkey are organising from 27 to 28 November an International Conference on “Individual...

International Conference "Stocktaking of the Turkish Criminal Justice System"

Istanbul
The Directorate of Human Rights of the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Turkey are organising from 25 to 26 November this International Conference within the...

Supporting Ireland in its commitment to preventing corruption

Strasbourg
In a report published on 21 November, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against corruption (GRECO) assesses the Irish system for ensuring integrity and preventing corruption and misconduct...

Modernisation of the Convention on Personal Data Protection

Strasbourg
From 1 to 3 December, the Council of Europe ad hoc Committee on Data Protection (CAHDATA), an intergovernmental body entrusted with the task of finalising the modernisation proposal by formally...

MONEYVAL report on the 4th round assessment visit in Estonia

Strasbourg
Adopted at the Council of Europe’s anti-money laundering Committee’s 45th Plenary Meeting (15 - 19 September), the Moneyval report calls on Estonia to strengthen the sanctioning framework for...

New generations, challenges for existing drug policies

Strasbourg
From 19 to 20 November takes place the 16th Ministerial Conference of the Pompidou Group, gathering participants from all over Europe and beyond, including  non-member states and observer states....

MONEYVAL report encourages countries to develop financial inclusion policies

Strasbourg
In its recent report, the Council of Europe’s anti-money laundering Committee (MONEYVAL) calls on countries to develop financial inclusion policies and initiatives in order to strengthen financial...

Committee of Experts on the Operation of European Conventions on Co-Operation in Criminal Matters holding a special session

Strasbourg
On 19 November, during its 67th meeting, the Committee of Experts on the Operation of European Conventions on Co-Operation in Criminal Matters (PC-OC) holds a special session on the topic...

Steering Committee on Media and Information Society holding its 7th Plenary Meeting

Strasbourg
The Steering Committee on Media and Information Society (CDMSI) will hold its 7th meeting from 18 to 21 November 2014 in Strasbourg. The CDMSI is expected to finalise its proposals to the Committee...

Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland to address the Committee of Experts on Terrorism

Strasbourg
On 14 November, Thorbjørn Jagland will address the CODEXTER members on the thorny issue of how to stem the flow of "foreign terrorist fighters" while not infringing on Human Rights. Although...

Eastern partnership countries take strong measures against cybercrime at Council of Europe conference

Chisinau
From 12 to 14 November, the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Justice of Moldova will bring together the Eastern partnership countries to strengthen cooperation and the fight against...

Committee of Ministers to examine implementation of Human Rights judgments

Strasbourg
From 2 to 4 December, the representatives of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe will examine the implementation of the judgments and decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. This...

Council of Europe warns Slovakia on risks of corruption amongst parliamentarians, judges and prosecutors

Strasbourg
In a report published on 6th November, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) underscores substantial corruption risks and vulnerabilities that parliamentarians, judges...
 
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