Live webcast and video records

The debates of the 20th Session of the Council of Europe Congress will be live webcast on the internet.
WEB TV / Live webcast

A list of video records will also be available around two hours after the debates (see list hereafter). All this multimedia resources can be used with the mention ©Council of Europe.

The professional formats can also be obtained on request at audiovisual@coe.int.


Tuesday 22 March 2011


- Statement by Thomas HAMMARBERG, Commissioner for Human Rights

       Original    |    English    |    French

- Statement by Morten KJAERUM, Director of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

       Original    |    English    |    French

- Debate: human rights action at the local and regional level

       Original    |    English    |    French

- Debate on the reform of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities within the Council of Europe reform

      Original    |   English    |   French

- Statement by Philippe RICHERT, French Minister responsible for Local Authorities

      Original    |   English    |   French

- Debate on the situation of Roma in Europe – a challenge for local and regional authorities

      Original    |   English    |   French


Wednesday 23 March 2011


- Debate on the role of Regional Ombudsmen in Europe

       original    |    français    |    English

- Presentation of the European Local Democracy Week by John WARMISHAM, United Kingdom (SOC), Co-ordinator

       original    |    français    |    English


- Meeting the challenge of inter-faith and intercultural tensions at local level

       original    |    français    |    English

- Debate : Protecting cities from natural disasters

       original    |    français    |    English

- Debate on local democracy in Malta

       original    |    français    |    English

- Energy supply and energy efficiency at regional level

       original    |    français    |    English

- Statement by Hande Ozsan BOZATLI, Vice-President of the Assembly of European Regions (AER)

       original    |    français    |    English

- Statement by Jean-Luc VANRAES, President of the Conference of European Regions with Legislative Power (REGLEG), Minister of the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region

       original    |    français    |    English

- Statement by Nazario PAGANO, President of the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE)

       original    |    français    |    English

Thursday 24 March 2011


- Debate on the observation of local elections in Ukraine (31 October 2010)

       Original    |    English    |    French

- Debate on local and regional democracy in Austria

       Original    |    English    |    French

- Statement by Johannes HAHN, European Commissioner responsible for Regional Policy, European Commission of the European Union

       Original    |    English    |    French