Promotes dialogue and cooperation between Europe and the Southern
Builds a global citizenship based on human rights and citizens' responsibilities
Deadline for submitting nominees: 15 September 2017
Ms Giuseppina Nicolini, Mayor of the City of Lampedusa, and Ms Mbarka Brahmi, member of the Tunisian parliament are the laureates of the North-South Prize of the Council of Europe 2016
Lisbon, 31 May 2017
“Interconnecting People”: Managing Migration, Avoiding Populism, Building Inclusive Societies and Reinforcing the North-South Dialogue
Under the title “Interconnecting People”, the Lisbon Forum 2017 focused on Managing Migration, Avoiding Populism, Building Inclusive Societies and Reinforcing the North-South Dialogue.
It also provided continuity and built upon the results and the operational recommendations of the last edition about Migration and Human Rights, with a view to structuring effective collective actions in the Mediterranean and the European spaces.
Lisbon, 1-2 June 2017
Since 1994, the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe organises this annual initiative bringing together high-level participants from Europe, the neighbouring regions and the international organisations to discuss topics closely related to the core CoE priorities.