Communications and reports presented to the Committee of Ministers
 
Secretary General Andreas Kiefer presents the Congress activity report for the period November 2012 to April 2013

Andreas Kiefer, Secrétaire Général du CongrèsIn his communication on 3 April 2013 , Andreas Kiefer, Secretary General of the Congress, presented the Congress activities since November 2012, which include, among others the thematic debates of the 24th session, placed under the general theme of the crisis, several monitoring visits to member States, local election observation missions, the launching of the first pilot activities of the European Alliance of Cities and Regions for Roma Inclusion, as well as the launching of an interactive online platform to demonstrate good local and regional practices in combating the sexual violence against children and the preparation of the 2013 European Local Democracy Week. He also highlighted the adoption of the Resolution on the post-monitoring of local and regional democracy and recalled that the Congress intends to increase the follow up of the implementation of its recommendations by the Member States, in stepping up political dialogue and taking actively part in the Council Europe action plans and cooperation programs.

Speech
Communication to the Committee of Ministers
Resolution 353 (2013)


 
Publication "The state of the Congress 2012"
 
Etat du Congrès 2011"The State of the Congress" is an annual publication, available in French and in English, which presents the activities of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, in particular Session debates, information on the work of the Statutory Committees, observation of local and regional elections, Congress action in the field, as well as Congress cooperation with its partners, in particular with the EU Committee of the Regions.
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Exchanges of views with the Committee of Ministers

03.04.2013 - Oral communication and activity report CG(24)18 presented by Andreas Kiefer, Secretary General of the Congress - 1167th Meeting of the Ministers' Deputies
14.11.2012 - Oral communication and activity report CG(23)19 presented by Andreas Kiefer, Secretary General of the Congress - 1154th Meeting of the Ministers' Deputies
23.05.2012 - Oral communication by Keith Whitmore, President of the Congress - 122nd Session of the Committee of Ministers
09.05.2012 - Activity report CG(22)20 presented by Andreas Kiefer, Secretary General of the Congress - 1140th Meeting of the Ministers' Deputies
16.11.2011 - Activity report CG(21)23 presented by Andreas Kiefer, Secretary General of the Congress - 1126th Meeting of the Ministers' Deputies

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