Supporting Ireland in its commitment to preventing corruption

Strasbourg
In a report published today, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against corruption (GRECO) assesses the Irish system for ensuring integrity and preventing corruption and misconduct among...

MONEYVAL report on the 4th round assessment visit in Estonia

Strasbourg
Adopted at the Council of Europe’s anti-money laundering Committee’s 45th Plenary Meeting (15 - 19 September), the Moneyval report calls on Estonia to strengthen the sanctioning framework for...

MONEYVAL report encourages countries to develop financial inclusion policies

Strasbourg
In its recent report, the Council of Europe’s anti-money laundering Committee (MONEYVAL) calls on countries to develop financial inclusion policies and initiatives in order to strengthen financial...

Steering Committee on Media and Information Society holding its 7th Plenary Meeting

Strasbourg
The Steering Committee on Media and Information Society (CDMSI) will hold its 7th meeting from 18 to 21 November 2014 in Strasbourg. The CDMSI is expected to finalise its proposals to the Committee...

Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland to address the Committee of Experts on Terrorism

Strasbourg
On 14 November, Thorbjørn Jagland will address the CODEXTER members on the thorny issue of how to stem the flow of "foreign terrorist fighters" while not infringing on Human Rights. Although...

Eastern partnership countries take strong measures against cybercrime at Council of Europe conference

Chisinau
From 12 to 14 November, the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Justice of Moldova will bring together the Eastern partnership countries to strengthen cooperation and the fight against...

Committee of Experts on the Operation of European Conventions on Co-Operation in Criminal Matters holding a special session

Strasbourg
On 19 November, during its 67th meeting, the Committee of Experts on the Operation of European Conventions on Co-Operation in Criminal Matters (PC-OC) holds a special session on the topic...

New generations, challenges for existing drug policies

Strasbourg
From 19 to 20 November takes place the 16th Ministerial Conference of the Pompidou Group, gathering participants from all over Europe and beyond, including  non-member states and observer states....

Council of Europe warns Slovakia on risks of corruption amongst parliamentarians, judges and prosecutors

Strasbourg
In a report published on 6th November, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) underscores substantial corruption risks and vulnerabilities that parliamentarians, judges...

The CDDH adopted its contribution to the Brussels Conference on “The implementation of the Convention, our shared responsibility”

Strasbourg
At its 82nd meeting, the CDDH adopted its contribution to the Brussels Conference on the implementation of the Convention (26-27 March 2015) and a report on the procedure for the amendment of the...

Cybercrime Convention Committee's 12th Plenary Meeting

Strasbourg
The 12th Plenary of the Cybercrime Convention Committee will be held on 2-3 December 2014, in Strasbourg, France. On the agenda : the assessment  of Articles 31 and related Articles on...

The Gender Dimension of Non-Medical Use of Prescription Drugs (NMUPD)

Strasbourg
This new Pompidou Group publication aims to explore gender differences in NMUPD in Europe and the Mediterranean region through a documentation of secondary sources with the aim of constructing a...

1st World Forum on Enforcement

Strasbourg
On the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the CEPEJ Guidelines on Enforcement, the International Union of Judicial Officers is organising in co-operation with CEPEJ the 1st Global Forum on...

Pompidou Group's latest publication: "Coherence policy markers for psychoactive substances"

Strasbourg
The subject of this new publication is the result of a four year process of reflection and identification of effective approaches to creating coherent policies regarding licit and illicit drugs....

4th Plenary meeting of the Council for Penological Co-operation

Strasbourg
The 4th plenary meeting of the Council for Penological Co-operation (PC-CP) will take place from 5 to 7 November 2014. Among the issues discussed at the meeting will be prison overcrowding, prison...
 
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