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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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High level consultations on the reform of the public prosecutor's office of Ukraine

8 February 2016 Strasbourg

On 3 February the high-level consultations with the leadership of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Ukraine on issues pertaining to the reform of the Public Prosecution Service (PPS) of Ukraine were organised in the Council of Europe’s Headquarters. The consultations were aimed at discussing the...

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Grant Award procedure

04 February 2015 Kyiv

The Council of Europe's Project on "Preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine" has decided to launch a Grant Award Procedure for projects from national NGOs aimed at promoting the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating...

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The members of the Supervisory Board of future public broadcaster explore European experience of their colleagues

1-2 February 2016 Kyiv

The members of the Supervisory Board of the National Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine (NPBU) have developed their skills at the first capacity building seminar. The seminar was organized by two Council of Europe media projects launched in 2016 projects - CoE Project “Strengthening Freedom...

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Launch of the Council of Europe Project in support of Internally Displaced Persons in Ukraine

Kyiv

Kyiv, 28 January 2016 The new Council of Europe Project “Strengthening the Human Rights Protection of IDPs in Ukraine” was launched today with the project’s first Steering Committee Meeting. The project is funded and implemented under the framework of the Council of Europe Action Plan for...

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President of the Supreme Court of Ukraine Mr Yaroslav Romaniuk visited Strasbourg

02 February 2016 Kyiv

On 28-29 January 2016 the President of the Supreme Court of Ukraine Mr Yaroslav Romaniuk visited Strasbourg to take part in the Opening of the Judicial Year at the European Court of Human Rights. The visit took place on the invitation of the President of the European Court of Human Rights and...

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Journalist Award

2 February 2016 Kyiv

The Council of Europe's Project on "Preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence in Ukraine" has decided to launch a Journalist Award for the best published article on the topic of violence against women and domestic violence. Deadline: May 7, 2016 for articles published...

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Call for applications, deadline 9 February 2016

Business Process Analyst and Services Expert: 2 short-term national consultants

26 January 2016 Kyiv

Council of Europe Project “Continued Support to the Criminal Justice Reform in Ukraine”, funded by the Danish Government and the European Union funded Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” implemented by Justice Cooperation Internationale, are looking for two national short-term...

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PACE rapporteur’s visit to Ukraine focuses on corruption as a governance regime

18 January 2015 Strasbourg

Michele Nicoletti (Italy, SOC), rapporteur for the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will conduct a fact-finding visit to Kyiv on 19-20 January, in the context of the preparation of his report on “Corruption as a governance regime: a barrier to institutional efficiency and...

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Visit of the management of the Coordination Center for Legal Aid Providing and the lawyers of the free legal aid system of Ukraine to the Council of Europe

15 January 2016 Strasbourg

On 15 January a delegation from the Ukrainian Free Legal Aid System, a structure within the Ukrainian Ministry of Justice, visited the Council of Europe’s Headquarters. The main objective of the visit was to discuss with the Council of Europe partners the state of play and specific areas of...

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What kind of benefits could be found through decentralisation process?

6 January 2016 Kyiv

For your attention comment to the “European Pravda” by Mr Alain DELCAMP, Adviser on constitutional matters of the Council of Europe Congress of local and regional authorities, Rapporteur of the Venice Commission on the draft Constitutional amendments in Ukraine (in the Ukrainian language).

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Newly elected mayors of Ukraine engage to lead change at local level

18 December 2015 Strasbourg

18 December 2015 - 25 mayors, elected in October 2015 came together in Kyiv, on 15 – 16 December 2015, to exchange views and experiences on the current challenges faced by local authorities in Ukraine. The mayors, together with Anders Knape (Sweden, EPP/CCE), President of the Chamber of local...

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Celebration of the 30th anniversary of the European Charter of Local Self-Government, in Ukraine

16 December 2015 Strasbourg

The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Communal Services of Ukraine organised a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the European Charter of Local Self-Government, in Kyiv, on 14 December 2015, with the...

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Council of Europe, CEC, IFES and OSCE to discuss the conduct of local elections in Ukraine

16 December 2015 Kyiv

Aim of the event is to discuss the conduct of 2015 local elections in Ukraine and provide recommendations for future actions in particular on improving the current legal framework and practices in line with the fundamental values of Europe’s’ electoral heritage including the principle of...

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Steering Committee Meeting of the Programme “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine”took place

14 December 2015 Kyiv

On 11 December 2015 in Kyiv in the Minregion of Ukraine the Steering Committee Meeting of the Programme “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine” took place. First Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine Mr Viacheslav NEHODA and...

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Conference “Constitutional Reform in Ukraine: Outcomes and Perspectives”

11 December 2015 Kyiv

Conference “Constitutional Reform in Ukraine: Outcomes and Perspectives”, which was organised by the Council of Europe in co-operation with Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine with the support of the joint European Union/Council of Europe Project “Consolidation of Justice Sector Policy Development in...

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CoE Programme: “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine”

Children’s view: Contest “Best Practices of Local Self-Government”

10 December 2015 Kyiv

For the attention of wide audience the TV spot of the Children’s TV studio “ObovsemKa” (Chuhuiv municipality, Kharkiv region) about the Contest “Best Practices of Local Self-Government” in 2015 and the award ceremony of the finalists and winners. The children-journalists of the TV studio...

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CoE Programme: Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine

Council of Europe supports reforms in Ukraine

09 December 2015 Kyiv

On 3 December 2015 the Council of Europe in the frames of the Programme “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine” and in co-operation with the Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine, Embassy of France in Ukraine and other Ukrainian and international institutions held the...

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REPORT: National Opinion Poll on decentralisation and local self-government reform

8 December 2015 Kyiv

For the attention of wide audience the Report of the National Opinion Poll on decentralisation and local self-government reform. The Opinion poll was commissioned by the Council of Europe Programme “Decentralisation and Territorial Consolidation in Ukraine” and conducted in September-October...

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Council of Europe Office in Ukraine
8, Illinska str., 7 entrance, 6 floor
Kyiv 04070, Ukraine
Офіс Ради Європи в Україні
вул. Іллінська, 8, під'їзд 7, поверх 6
Київ, 04070 Україна

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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