Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)

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CDDH
  Terms of Reference
     2014-2015

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    reports to the
    Committee of Ministers
 
 
 
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    Procedure (DH-PS)

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    Candidates (CDDH-SC)

 
Protection Procedures
   (DH-PR)

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    Rights (DH-DEV)

  Fighting Impunity
    (DH-I)

  Length of proceedings
    (DH-RE)

  Access to official
    documents (DH-S-AC)

  Accelerated asylum
    procedures (GT-DH-AS)

  Fight against terrorism
   (DH-S-TER)

  Social rights
   (GT-DH-SOC)
 
 

 

The CDDH’s principal role, under the auspices of the Committee of Ministers, is to set up standards commonly accepted by the 47 member states with the aim of developing and promoting human rights in Europe and improving the effectiveness of the control mechanism established by the European Convention on Human Rights.
 

NEWS      NEWS      NEWS      NEWS     

3rd meeting of drafting Group "F" on the Reform of the Court (GT-GDR-F) - 24-26 September 2014
Draft annotated Agenda

2nd meeting of drafting Group "G" on the Reform of the Court (GT-GDR-G) -
14-16 October 2014
Draft Agenda (new 22/9/2014)


VIII Warsaw seminar - 24 October 2014
"Equal access to rights guaranteed under the system of the Convention for the protection of Human Rights and fundamental freedoms - current state of affairs and challenges"
Programme
Registration Form


CALENDARMEETING REPORTSCDDH DOCUMENTS 

 

  FORTHCOMING


7th meeting of the Committee of Experts on the reform of the Court (DH-GDR)
5-7 November 2014 - Strasbourg

92nd meeting of the Bureau of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)
12-14 November 2014 - Strasbourg

82nd Plenary meeting of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)
18-21 November 2014 - Strasbourg

4th meeting of drafting Group "F" on the Reform of the Court (GT-GDR-F)
3-5 December 2014 - Strasbourg
 

  PREVIOUSLY

81st Plenary meeting of the CDDH
24-27 June 2014, Strasbourg
Meeting Report

91th meeting of the Bureau of the CDDH
12-13 June 2014, Strasbourg

80th Plenary meeting of the CDDH
8-10 April 2014, Oslo, Norway

Conference on the future of the European Court of Human Rights
7-8 April 2014 - Holmenkollen, Norway - www.jus.uio.no/pluricourts/coe-conference

 


Closing remarks by Philippe Boillat, Director General, Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law, Council of Europe

 


SPEECHES



 

 

CONTACT

 

Alfonso De Salas
S
ecretary of the CDDH
DG I - Human Rights and Rule of Law
Human Rights Intergovernmental Co-operation
Council of Europe
F- 67075 Strasbourg Cedex
www.coe.int/CDDH


 

 

CDDH MAIN ACTIVITIES


 Reform of the Court
  

    Protocol No. 15
    Explanatory Report        

   Protocol No. 16
    Explanatory Report
 

 European Union Accession

 Human Rights of older

  persons

 Human Rights and Business  

 Gender Equality

 Bioethics

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

 Proceedings (updated 9/5/2014)

 Other publications 

Conference on the long-term future of the European Court of Human Rights, Oslo, 7-8 April 2014

 

Guide to good practice in respect of domestic remedies


Toolkit to inform public officials about the State's obligations under the ECHR


 Reforming the European
 Convention on Human
 Rights: Interlaken, Izmir,
 Brighton and beyond



USEFUL LINKS

 

 Human Rights Law and Policy

 Execution of judgements

 The Court

 Committee of Ministers

 Parliamentary Assembly