Event announcement
23.03.10 - Tbilisi,
Within the Council of Europe project “Support to the Anti-Corruption Strategy of Georgia” (GEPAC) the closing event will take place on 26 March 2010 at 15:00 at the Hotel Courtyard by Marriott in Tbilisi. The project team along with the national counterpart and donor organization...(>>>)
Event announcement
23.03.10 - Tbilisi,
A training course named - “Human Rights Education for everyone” - will take place on 23–27 of April in Bakuriani (Georgia). The project is organised by the NGO “Human Rights Education Centre” with financial assistance of the European Youth Foundation.(>>>)
PACE monitoring co-rapporteurs to visit Georgia
23.03.10 - Strasbourg,
Mátyás Eörsi (Hungary, ALDE) and Kastriot Islami (Albania, SOC), co-rapporteurs for the monitoring of Georgia of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will visit Tbilisi from 21 to 24 March 2010 for talks on constitutional and electoral reform, the forthcoming...(>>>)
Event announcement
22.03.10 - Tbilisi,
A training course named - “Engaging in European crises – non–violent actions (from philosophy to practical tools)” - will take place on 19–26 of March in Bakuriani (Georgia). The project is organised by the Council of Europe and NGO “Droni” in cooperation with other...(>>>)
Drugged driving can kill: a new Pompidou Group television spot
22.03.10 - Strasbourg,
The Council of Europe Pompidou Group – a Partial Agreement whose core mission is to develop effective and evidence-based drug policies – has just launched a dramatic 30-second television spot on a young woman in hospital after a drug-induced car accident. (>>>)
European experts: Counterfeit medicines are more lucrative than heroin trade
18.03.10 - Strasbourg,
Criminalising the manufacture of fake medicines will help to curb a global trade now more lucrative than heroin trafficking, according to the Council of Europe. The intergovernmental human rights organisation hopes Georgia will ratify its treaty against counterfeit medical products...(>>>)
Strasbourg round table on remedies against non-execution or delayed execution of national court decisions
16.03.10 - Strasbourg,
Organised by the Council of Europe Department for the Execution of Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in the framework of the project “Removing the obstacles to the non-enforcement of domestic court judgments / Ensuring an effective implementation of domestic court...(>>>)
2-4 March 2010: Committee of Ministers to supervise the execution of European Court of Human Rights judgments
04.03.10 - Strasbourg,
The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers holds its first “human rights” meeting of 2010 from 2nd to 4th March. The Committee supervises the adoption of individual measures needed to erase the consequences for applicants of violations established by the Court (>>>)
Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland meets President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy
04.03.10 - Brussels,
The Council of Europe Secretary General, Thorbjørn Jagland, will meet for the first time the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy, following a series of high-level consultations in Brussels with EU leaders.(>>>)
GEPAC: Support to the Anti-corruption strategy of Georgia / Development of Anti-Corruption Training Module
04.03.10 - Tbilisi,
On February 22-25, within the framework of the GEPAC project, the Council of Europe, in cooperation with the Federal Bureau of Anti-Corruption (BAK) of Federal Ministry of the Interior of Austria, and with the Government of Georgia, held a curriculum development workshop for...(>>>)
European Drug Prevention Prize 2010 - Call for application
04.03.10 - Strasbourg,
The Pompidou Group is launching its European Drug Prevention Prize 2010 and calling for projects to apply. This 4th Prize will be awarded at the Ministerial Conference taking place on 3-4 November 2010 in Strasbourg. (>>>)