Mr Thorbjørn Jagland is the 13th Secretary General of the Council of Europe. The Secretary General has the overall responsibility for the strategic management of the Organisation. Mr Jagland was elected in September 2009.
The former Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Norway, Thorbjørn Jagland, aged 63, was also the President of the Storting (Norwegian Parliament) and the leader of the Norwegian Labour Party. He is currently the Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, which awards the Nobel Peace Prize.
- “Between Freedom and Hate – The Lines Drawn by the ECHR” International Conference on the Prevention of Genocides
- Growing with children’s rights” A Conference on the implementation of the Council of Europe Strategy for the Rights of the Child 2012-2015
- “Not For Sale - Joining Forces against Trafficking in Human Beings”