Strasbourg 23 June 2017
The Conference of INGOs held an official visit to Ireland from 24-26 April 2017. The Irish Social...
Strasbourg 26-30 June 2017
The Summer Session of the Conference of INGOs will take place from 26-30 June 2017. Among the...
Anna Rurka, President of the Conference of INGOs, calls on the Turkish authorities to release Mr Taner Kiliç, Chair of Amnesty International Turkey, without further delayStrasbourg 9 June 2017
In my capacity as the President of the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe, I express my...
Anna Rurka, President of the Conference of INGOs, concerned by arbitrary and politicized charges against human rights activist Valentina CherevatenkoStrasbourg 9 June 2017
In my capacity as the President of the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe, I express,...
Strasbourg 15 May 2017
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The CoE and NGOs
The Council of Europe’s work benefits extensively from contacts and co-operation with the dynamic elements of society, as represented by NGOs. One of the main challenges currently facing the Organisation is to strengthen NGOs and civil society and to develop participatory democracy on a pan-European basis.