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Welcome to the brand new web-site of the Council of Europe Office in Kyiv (Ukraine)!

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

Contest “Best local government practices” in 2014 completed

18 December 2014 Kyiv
The Final Conference of the Contest “Best Practices of Local Self-Government” in 2014 was held on 16 December 2014, in the Club of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine under the chairmanship of Mr...

New informational brochure “Estonia: local self-government”

17 December 2014 Kyiv
For the attention of a wide audience – representatives of village, settlement and town councils and all who are interested in developing local governments’ competences – the publications Estonia:...

Development of local self-government in Ukraine – analytical overview for pre-electoral period (3rd quarter of 2014 and October)

16 December 2014 Kyiv
The Council of Europe Programme “Strengthening the capacity of local authorities in Ukraine” in co-operation with the Institute of Civil Society continue the series of quarterly analytical...

The first regional training of the leadership academy started in Vinnytsia

15 December 2014 Kyiv
On December 11-12, the city of Vinnytsia hosted a regional training of the Leadership Academy that was conducted using the Council of Europe toolkit “Modern leadership for modern local government”....

Results of the International Conference "Quality of free legal aid"

15 December 2014 Kyiv
This article is available in Ukrainian only. The original text can be found here.
CoE News Journal

Latest Human Rights News in Europe: 17 December 2014

17 December 2014 Strasbourg
In this edition of the Journal: ►A new report on discrimination and intolerance in Hungary ►Europe marks 60 years of cooperation on cultural matters ►The Court of Human Rights confirms its...
Electoral assistance and Census

Call for experts in the framework of CoE/EU Eastern Partnership Programmatic Co-operation Framework

17 December 2014 Strasbourg
[10-12-2014] - From 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2017, the Division of Electoral Assistance of the Council of Europe will implement a EU funded Electoral Assistance Programme: reforming electoral...

Promoting participation of civil society in democratic decision-making: presentation of draft strategic priorities

15/10/2014 Kyiv
Kyiv, 8 December: To present the result of its intensive joint work with major Ukrainian civil society organisations and the Presidential Administration, the Administration of Parliament, the...
CoE News Journal

Latest Human Rights News in Europe: 12 December 2014

12 December 2014 Strasbourg
In this edition of the Journal: ►Torture and secret prisons in Europe: the US Senate confirms Council of Europe findings ►Committee of Ministers urges US moratorium on the death penalty ►Gender...
CoE Project: Strengthening the capacity of local authorities in Ukraine

Regional seminar in Odessa : promoting local democracy with Ukrainian youth

10 December 2014 Strasbourg
The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe is organising a regional training seminar for young local leaders in Odessa (Ukraine) from 9 to 11 December 2014. 22 young...

Istanbul Convention entered into force on 1 August 2014 (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

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 E-mail: kyiv@coe.int

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