New Handbook on Protecting the right to freedom of expression under the European Convention on Human Rights
This handbook, authored by Dominika Bychawska-Siniarska, a human rights lawyer specialising in...
Trebinje, Bosnia and Herzegovina 10-14 July 2017
Within the project ‘’Reinforcing the capacity of the judiciary to apply European human rights...
The Division’s 2016 Highlights have just been published. The report outlines the main...
Study Visit of a Delegation of the Constitutional Court of Turkey to the Council of Europe and the European Court of Human RightsStrasbourg, France 10-12 July 2017
The seventh study visit under the Joint Project on “Supporting Individual Application to the...
Pristina, Kosovo* 4 July 2017
On 4 July 2017, the Human Rights National Implementation Division in the Directorate General of...
About the Human Rights National Implementation Division
The Division supports the implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights and other European human rights standards at the national level in all Council of Europe member states through cooperation programmes in line with the 2012 Brighton and 2015 Brussels Declarations. The Division provides a combination of legislative expertise and capacity building support, paying attention to impact and aiming at sustainability, both essential and complementary elements to ensure a better protection of human rights at the national level. Through the projects, the Division disseminates good practices and contributes to raising the standards of human rights observance in Europe.
Watch the video: Welcome address by Tatiana Termacic, Head of Division