Council of Europe journal Council of Europe journal

In this edition, journalists and journalism under attack in Europe, a ECHR Court decision against excessive use of force by prison guards in Montenegro, and Cyprus is criticised for making slow progress improving transparency of party financing.


60th anniversary of the European flag

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27 April 2015

Malta signed and ratified the European Convention on the Repatriation of Minors (ETS No. 71), the European Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitation to Crimes against Humanity and War Crimes (ETS No. 82) and the European Convention on the Adoption of Children (Revised) (CETS No. 202).

Poland ratified the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (CETS No. 210).

The United Kingdom ratified the Council of Europe Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime and on the Financing of Terrorism (CETS No. 198).

Events events
Strasbourg (Palais de l’Europe, room 1) 4-5 May

Emerging Technologies and Human Rights: what are the challenges?

Brussels (Egmont Palace) 8 May

Tolerance trumps hate

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