Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni

Deputy Secretary General

Mrs Battaini-Dragoni was elected Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe by the Parliamentary Assembly on 26 June 2012.


Deputy Secretary General meets Irish President Higgins

2015-01-27T03:21:00 Strasbourg,  27 January 2015, Gabriella Battaini Dragoni met today Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland. The exchange of views focused on the recent security threats to European societies and on the actions to fight against terrorism. The Deputy Secretary General underlined the relevance of the Convention on the Prevention on Terrorism . The crisis in Ukraine and the importance of social rights in Europe were also part of the talks.


"Bell of Peace": Deputy Secretary General receives President Robol

2015-01-27T04:29:00 Strasbourg,  27 January 2015, The biggest ringing bell in the world to honour the Fallen of all wars and to invoke peace and brotherhood in the Continent: Gabriella Battaini Dragoni received today "Bell of the Fallen" Foundation President Alberto Robol. The monumental bell, cast in Trento (Italy) in 1924 with bronze from cannons donated by...

Council of Europe-European Union relations: Deputy Secretary General meets State Secretary for European Affairs of Italy

2015-01-27T01:12:00 Strasbourg,  14 January 2015, In the framework of Council of Europe-European Union relations, Gabriella Battaini Dragoni met today Sandro Gozi, State Secretary for European Affairs of Italy. The exchange of views focused on the results of the Six-month Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and on the co-operation with the Council...

1st Global Forum on Enforcement

2014-12-11T08:14:00 Strasbourg,  11 December 2014, “The Deputy Secretary General, Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni, at the opening of the 1 st Global Forum on Enforcement: the Efficiency of Civil Enforcement Proceedings in Europe, organised by the International Union of Judicial Officers (UIHJ) in co-operation with the CEPEJ. "You can have the best court decision, rendered...