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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

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Chair of the International Advisory Panel appeared before the Committee of Ministers on 15 April 2015

22 April 2015 Strasbourg

Mr. Chairman, Secretary General, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am very grateful for the opportunity you have given me to speak briefly about the Report of the International Advisory Panel, which was delivered in Kyiv on 31 March. As you are aware the Panel was set up by the Secretary...

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CoE Project: Strengthening the capacity of local authorities in Ukraine

Launching meeting on implementation of local self-government reform and territorial organization of power in the regions to take place

22 April 2015 Kyiv

On 23 April 2015 the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine in the framework of implementation of the priorities of decentralisation and local self-government reform as well as the Joint Statement On Co-Operation For The Strengthening Of Local Government...

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Strengthening Information Society in Ukraine

Training for city mayors and public officials on access to public information

20 April 2015 Kyiv

16-17 April 2015 - the Council of Europe Office in Ukraine within the Joint Programme between the European Union and the Council of Europe “Strengthening information society in Ukraine” organised with the collaboration of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner on Human Rights and the local NGO...

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Local Self-Government

Decentralisation in Ukraine: Council of Europe supports Minregion’s initiative to set up a network of regional hubs to promote local government reform in Ukraine

17 April 2015 Strasbourg

Today, on 17 April, in Strasbourg Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn JAGLAND and Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine– Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine Hennadiy ZUBKO signed the Joint Statement on Co-operation for the strengthening of local...

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Justice reform

Expert missions of the joint European Union-Council of Europe Project “Strengthening the efficiency of the justice system in Ukraine

17 April 2015 Kyiv

Two fact-finding missions of the joint European Union-Council of Europe Project “Strengthening the efficiency of the justice system in Ukraine”, financed from the EU/CoE Programmatic Co-operation Framework for the Eastern Partnership countries, took place in Kyiv in the period of 30 March – 3...

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International Advisory Panel on Ukraine

Maidan violence investigation (Revised)

15 April 2015 Strasbourg

The Chair of the International Advisory Panel (IAP) on Ukraine, Sir Nicolas Bratza, in his address today to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe presented the key findings of the Panel’s report on its review of the investigations into the Maidan violence. Sir Nicolas explained that...

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CoE Programme “Strengthening the Capacity of Local Authorities in Ukraine” is organising a contest for the organisation of the Civic engagement academy

14 April 2015 Kyiv

Dear all, who would like to participate in the organisation of the event, 1. Please submit an application form with the addition of all necessary documents and descriptions of services. 2. Your application should include an official letter - application and estimated budget. The application...

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IAP Press briefing on review of the Odesa investigations

10 April 2015 Strasbourg

In September 2014, in a letter sent to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, the Permanent Representation of Ukraine to the Council of Europe, while underlining that the main focus of the Panel’s work should continue to be the Maidan-related investigations, confirmed the Ukrainian...

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Secretary General

Jagland urges Crimean Tatar TV station to continue

2 April 2015 Strasbourg

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland, has expressed his concern over the withdrawal of the broadcasting license for the ATR television station serving Crimean Tatars. “A pluralistic media offer and diversity of content are as important in Crimea as they are anywhere...

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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


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