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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Brochures on the European Convention on Human Rights

 
Protection of the Freedom of thought, conscience and religion in the framework of the European Convention on Human Rights

 

Protection of the Right to a fair trial in the framework of the European Convention on Human Rights

 

Protection of Right to respect for private and family life in the framework of the European Convention on Human Rights

 

CoE Publications

 
Competences for democratic culture - Living together as equals in culturally diverse democratic societies
Global challenges. The Council of Europe's response

Call for applications to the III European Debate Contest’ (Prix Européen d’Éloquence)

7 February 2017 Strasbourg
The ‘Ecole des Jeunes Orateurs’, in co-operation with Science Po Strasbourg and the Council of Europe, is organising the third edition of the ‘European Debate Contest’ (Prix Européen d’Éloquence). The event, which will be held on 6 and 7 March 2017 in the Council of Europe’s premises, will bring...

Workshop on “Typologies of corruption affecting the entrepreneurs at the regional and municipal levels”

30 January 2017 Petrozavodsk
The workshop on “Typologies of corruption affecting the entrepreneurs at the regional and municipal levels” took place in Petrozavodsk on 30 January 2017. It was a first workshop in the series of events planned under the project “Protection of the Rights of Entrepreneurs in the Russian Federation...

Сourse “Admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings: provocation and other illegal methods of operational investigative activity in light of ECtHR standards” completed in Irkutsk

18-19 December 2016 Irkutsk
The final session of the part-distance course “Admissibility of evidence in criminal proceedings: provocation and other illegal methods of operational investigative activity in light of ECtHR standards” was held at the Law Institute of the Irkutsk State University on 18-19 December 2016. The...

Head of Office congratulated MGIMO European Studies Institute with the 10th anniversary

16 December 2016 Moscow
On 16 December 2016 Head of the Council of Europe Programme Office Petr Sich delivered a congratulatory address at the event on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the European Law Institute and 10th anniversary of the foundation of the MGIMO European Studies Institute. During the last few...

The Programme Office awarded a special prize at the XXII Stalker Film Festival

15 December 2016 Moscow
XXII Stalker International Film Festival on Human Rights which took place in Moscow from 10 to 15 December 2016. Deputy Head of the Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation Evgenia Rosinskaya awarded a special prize of the Programme Office in the category «The rights of...