This selection of video clips reflects the wide range of Council of Europe activities to promote human rights, democracy and the rule of law for more than 800 million Europeans. Watch more on our new multimedia platform, the ‘Human Rights Channel’.
17 Jan 2017 08:39:00
Slovenia: Parliament must ensure that legislative reform on migrants complies with human rights obligationsCommissioner for Human Rights Strasbourg 17 January 2017
“Slovenian parliamentarians should reject amendments to the Aliens Act that are contrary to...
16 Jan 2017 14:45:00
Russia: decriminalising domestic violence would be a clear sign of regression, says Secretary General JaglandSecretary General Strasbourg 16 January 2017
Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland sent a letter today to the Chairpersons of...
16 Jan 2017 12:30:00Parliamentary Assembly Session Strasbourg 16 January 2017
Debates on attacks against journalists and media freedom in Europe, the challenges and...
16 Jan 2017 10:01:00Council of Europe Strasbourg 16 January 2017
The Committee on Bioethics (DH-BIO) has published a study prepared at its request by researchers...
18 January 2017
"The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" signed the Additional Protocol to the Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism (CETS No. 217).
16 January 2017
Portugal ratified Protocol No. 12 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ETS No. 177) and Protocol No. 15 amending the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (CETS No. 213).