About us

The Council of Europe Office in Ukraine  officially started its activities on 6 October 2006. Its status is based on the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Ukraine and the Council of Europe on the establishment in Ukraine Council of Europe Office and its legal status

International Advisory Panel to present report on its review of the Maidan investigations on Tuesday in Kyiv

27 March 2015 Strasbourg
The report of the International Advisory Panel on its review of the investigations into the violent incidents during the Maidan demonstrations will be presented at a press conference in Kyiv on...
EU/CoE Joint Programme “Strengthening information society in Ukraine

Tender notice for the provision of services of consultancy on data protactiona and access to public information

27 March 2015 Kyiv
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EU/CoE Joint Programme “Strengthening information society in Ukraine”

Tender notice for the provision of services of consultancy on freedom of expression and freedom of the media

27 March 2015 Kyiv
To download the thender anouncement please click here.
Congress news

Decentralisation in Ukraine: new laws to come into force this year

26 March 2015 Strasbourg
With support from the Congress, Ukraine has engaged on an ambitious decentralisation programme. Several laws have already been framed to strengthen its local and regional structures, despite the...

Council of Europe and European Union facilitate training on international, regional, and local laws governing privacy and data protection to representatives of law enforcement, health care sector and lawyers in Ukraine

24 March 2015 Kyiv
A series of regional 1-day sectorial trainings on the right to the protection of personal data for representatives of law enforcement, healthcare and lawyers aiming at identifying and defining for...

Constitutional amendments necessary for effective justice reform in Ukraine, say Council of Europe legal experts

20 March 2015 Venice
An opinion issued today by the Council of Europe’s constitutional law experts, “the Venice Commission”, states that the main obstacles to ensuring an independent judiciary in Ukraine lie in...
Crisis in Ukraine

Information note on the visit of Rapporteur Kristýna Zelienková to Ukraine has been published

18 March 2015 Strasbourg
"Even if Russia is clearly violating the Statute of the Council of Europe and its accession commitments, and even more, if Russia is the aggressor, in line with the provisions of the UN Charter and...

The Council of Europe and the SASG continue to actively support the work of the Justice Reform Council in Ukraine

18 March 2015 Kyiv
On 17 March 2015, Council of Europe representatives Andrii Kavakin and Ketevan Tskhomelidze took part in the Justice Reform Council’s discussions and contributed comments to the draft Justice...

Competition for participation in the educational litigation by the model of the European Court for Human RIghts

17 March 2015 Kyiv
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Visit of the Secretary General

SASG visits Kyiv with Thorbjørn Jagland for the launch of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2015-2017

16 March 2015 Kyiv
SASG Christos Giakoumopoulos is accompanying the Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland on his visit to Kyiv, March 17-18 for the launch of the Council of Europe Action Plan...

CoE Gender Equality Strategy 2014-2017 (Download PDF)
Istanbul Convention entered into force on 1 August 2014 (Download PDF)
Supporting Gender Equality Rapporteurs in their role Manual (Download PDF)

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Council of Europe Office in Ukraine
8, Illinska str., 7 entrance, 6 floor

Офіс Ради Європи в Україні
вул. Іллінська, 8, під'їзд 7, поверх 6

Голова Офісу: Посол Владімір Рістовскі, Представник Генерального секретаря Ради Європи з питань координації програм співробітництва Ради Європи

Head of Office: Ambassador Vladimir Ristovski, Representative of the Secretary General in charge of the co-ordination of the co-operation programmes in Ukraine

Tel.      +38 044 425 60 01 
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 E-mail: kyiv@coe.int

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