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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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Council of Europe Programme “Decentralisation and territorial consolidation in Ukraine”

SMALL STORIES OF GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS

27 July 2016 Kyiv

A series "Small stories of great achievements" telling about the local government practices-winners of the national Contest "Best Practices of Local Self-Government" is offered for your attention. We invite you to learn more about the initiative in Nova Borova settlement (Zhytomyr oblast) which...

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Call for grants for projects from national NGOs regarding new rules of political parties financing

27 July 2016 Kyiv

The Council of Europe's Project “Reform of the Electoral Practice in Ukraine” has launched a Grant Award Procedure for projects from national NGOs aimed at monitoring of the implementation of the Law of Ukraine No. 731 – VIII “On amending certain legislative acts of Ukraine as regards prevention...

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Council of Europe jointly with all-Ukrainian non-governmental organization conducts Summer School on Electoral Law

25 July 2016 Ivano-Frankivsk region, Ukraine

On 17 July, the Summer School on Electoral Law was opened in the city of Yaremche, Ivano-Frankivsk region, Ukraine. The Summer School on Electoral Law is organized by the Council of Europe in cooperation with all-Ukrainian non-governmental organization “Election Law Institute” for university...

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COUNCIL OF EUROPE PROMOTES LOCAL SELF-GOVERNMENT AND DECENTRALISATION REFORMS AMONG JOURNALISTS AUDIENCE

25 July 2016 Kyiv

On 20-21 2016 July the team of the Council of Europe Programme “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine” jointly with the Civil Society Institute and NGO “Internews Ukraine” visited Kherson region in the framework of informational campaign of the National Contest for SMI on...

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Spokesperson of the Secretary General

Statement on the murder of Pavlo Sheremet

20 July 2016 Secretary General, Strasbourg

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe strongly condemns the appalling murder of journalist Pavlo Sheremet in Kyiv today. He calls on the Ukrainian authorities and law-enforcement agencies to quickly and effectively investigate this crime as an important message to society that...

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Call for consultants on Follow-up on local initiatives aimed at enhancing local democracy

20 July 2016 Kyiv

Council of Europe Project “Promoting local democracy in Ukraine” TERMS OF REFERENCE Title: Follow-up on local initiatives aimed at enhancing local democracy Estimated duration: September – December 2016 Duty Station: Kyiv and travel to other regions of Ukraine Introduction and background The...

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The Regional Forum “Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons: National and Regional Responses” hosted by the Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration was successfully held in Dnipro on 14 and 15 July 2016

20 July 2016 Kyiv

On 14 and 15 July 2016 the Council of Europe Project “Strengthening the Human Rights Protection of Internally Displaced Persons in Ukraine” in close cooperation with the Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration organized the Regional Forum “Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons:...

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Upcoming events of the Council of Europe Programme “Decentralisation and territorial consolidation in Ukraine”

INFORMATIONAL REGIONAL WORKSHOPS ON THE MEDIA CONTEST

19 July 2016 Kyiv

Workshops to be organised by the Council of Europe Programme “Decentralisation and territorial consolidation in Ukraine” in co-operation with the Civil Society Institute and the NGO “Internews-Ukraine” and will be held in the following cities: • Kherson, 21 July, 2016 • Poltava 25 - 26 July 2016...

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New legal expertise provided by the Council of Europe and the Special Adviser to the Government of Ukraine on decentralisation

18 July 2016 Kyiv

New legal expertise provided in the framework of the Programme “Decentralisation and territorial consolidation in Ukraine” by the Council of Europe and the Special Adviser to the Government of Ukraine is offered for your attention: Modification of rayon boundaries during municipal amalgamation...

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Political Party Expert Workshop in Kyiv

15 July 2016 Kyiv

On July 6-7, OSCE/ODIHR together with the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) through the support of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Global Affairs Canada, the Agency for Legislative Initiatives (ALI), Civil Network OPORA, and the National...

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Secretary General

Secretary General Jagland condemns the horrific terrorist attack in Nice

15 July 2016 Strabourg

“On 14 July, the day when France and the world celebrate the birth of the French Republic, when the call to ‘liberté, égalité, fraternité’ rings in the hearts of all democrats, the host nation of the Council of Europe has been the scene of another murderous attack. Our Organisation stands...

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Pompidou Group

Workshops on PTSD and SUD prevention in Ukraine

15 July 2016 Strasbourg

More than 40 NGO leaders, local government representatives, psychologists and psychiatrists deepened their knowledge of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment and strengthened their working relationships during two training workshops organised by the...

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Pompidou Group

Tackling trauma and addiction in Ukraine

15 July 2016 Strasbourg

"We need to work closely with the Pompidou Group to tackle psycho-trauma, PTSD and Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) among Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)" said Vadim Chernush, Minister of Temporarily Occupied Territories and IDPs during a round table organised by the Pompidou Group on 5 July in...

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Attention! Contest “Best Practices of Local Self-Government” in 2016

14 July 2016 Kyiv

Reminding you that the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine announced the Contest “Best Practices of Local Self-Government” in 2016 for local governments of all levels. This year the Contest is organised in partnership with the Council of Europe...

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Representatives of local media and Council of Europe experts discussed the perspectives of community media development in Ukraine

14 July 2016 Kyiv

The participants of the two-day seminars on hyper locality and community media had possibility to discover the answers to these and many other questions. The seminars took place in Odessa (4-5 July), Dnipro (6-7 July) and Ternopil (9-10 July). More than 60 representatives of local media attended...

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Roundtable “HCJ as the driver of change in the judicial system: joint discussion with civil society representatives” with the High Council of Justice and civil society organisations

11 July 2016 Kyiv

A Roundtable “HCJ as the driver of change in the judicial system: joint discussion with civil society representatives” supported by the EU/CoE Joint Project “Consolidation of Justice Sector Policy Development in Ukraine” was held at the High Council of Justice on 22 June 2016 in Kyiv. The...

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Young local leaders in Ukraine propose new local initiatives

11 July 2016 Kyiv

24 young local leaders, including 10 local councillors from four regions of Ukraine (Chernihiv, Rivne, Sumy and Volyn), discussed their role as future leaders during a seminar organised by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities in Chernihiv from 5 to 7 July 2016. Natalia Romanova,...

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Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine, Regis BRILLAT, participated at the extended meeting organised by Verkhovna Rada Committee on Human Rights

8 July 2016 Kyiv

On 6 July the Special Advisor of the Council of Europe Secretary General for Ukraine, Regis BRILLAT, participated at the extended meeting organised by Verkhovna Rada Committee on Human Rights on "Hearing information from representatives of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, responsible...

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Local elected representatives joining forces on ethical development

4 July 2016 Strasbourg

“We all need to recognise that issues like transparency, accountability and citizen participation need our full attention, involvement and timely reaction. Although our situations may differ and we may have differing expectations, we have largely benefited from the discussions with our peers...

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Kyiv 04070, Ukraine
Офіс Ради Європи в Україні
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Київ, 04070 Україна

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Head of Office: Мårten Ehnberg, Representative of the Secretary General in charge of the co-ordination of the co-operation programmes in Ukraine

 

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