Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation

The Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation officially started its activities on 29 October 2013. Its status is based on the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 14 June 2011 and it has for objective implementing programmes of cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Council of Europe.

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Head of the Council of Europe Programme Office in Russia took part in the XIV All-Russian Congress of Children’s Rights Commissioners

19-20 April 2017 Belgorod
The XIV all-Russian Congress of Children’s Rights Commissioners on the topic “Protection of the right of a child to live and to be brought up in a family as a priority of the national family policy” took place in Belgorod on 19-20 April 2017. Children’s rights commissioners from different regions...

The Ministry of Justice of Russia publishes “Free Civil Legal Aid Decision-Making Tool”

19 April 2017 Moscow
“Free Civil Legal Aid Decision-Making Tool” was prepared in the framework of the joint project with the Council of Europe "Free Civil Legal Aid and Assistance to Vulnerable Groups" aimed at improving access to justice for low-income citizens and other vulnerable groups of citizens of the Russian...

Session «Promoting Quality Inclusive Education: Policies and Tools»

13 April 2017 Moscow
The Council of Europe jointly with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation held a session on “Promoting quality inclusive education: policies and tools” in the framework of the Moscow International Education Fair on 13 April 2017. State Secretary, Deputy Minister of...

Round table «Dialogue of judges on the relevant issues of the implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights in the law of the Russian Federation»

11-12 April 2017 Moscow
A round table on «Dialogue of judges on the relevant issues of the implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights in the law of the Russian Federation» took place on 11-12 April 2017 in the Russian State University of Justice with the participation of the judges of the Russian...

Meeting in the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Russia

11 April 2017 Moscow
Mr. Aleksey Cherkasov, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Russian Federation met today with Mr. Regis Brillat, Head of the Department of the European Social Charter, Executive Secretary of the European Committee of Social Rights and Mr. Petr Sich, Head of the Council of Europe...