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Welcome to the brand new web-site of the Council of Europe Office in Kyiv (Ukraine). The new web-site is still under construction, so we would appreciate your patience. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

The Council of Europe Office in Ukraine  officially started its activities on 6 October 2006. Its status is based on the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Ukraine and the Council of Europe on the establishment in Ukraine Council of Europe Office and its legal status

CoE & Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

Results of the Conference "Municipal Consolidation in Europe: trends and solutions to amalgamation and co-operation” 25-26 September 2014

1 October 2014
The Council of Europe and the Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine Mr. Volodymyr HROYSMAN organized a Conference on...
Ref. CG-PR 042 (2014)

Ukrainian young local leaders to discuss local political governance

30 September 2014 Strasbourg - Chernihiv
Ukrainian young local leaders to discuss local political governance Strasbourg, 30 September 2014 - The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe is organising a regional...
Congress of Local and Regional Authorities

Interview with Nataliya Romanova, President of the Chamber of Regions of the Congress of Local and Regional AuthoritiesInterview with Nataliya Romanova, President of the Chamber of Regions of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities

30 September 2014
  1. What can be done to implement a successful decentralisation process in Ukraine? Decentralization is one of the priorities of the new Ukrainian administration. The decentralization of the...

Council of Europe TV Journal: Recruitment and financing of terrorism

26 September 2014
Welcome to a new season of the Journal of news and views from the Council of Europe! In this week’s Journal:       PACE President, Anne Brasseur, pays an official visit to Azerbaijan Recruitment...

Secretary General Jagland welcomes President Poroshenko's reform agenda

26 September 2014 Strasbourg
The Secretary General of the Council of Europe welcomes the strategy for reforms in Ukraine announced by President Poroshenko. “Many of the priorities identified in the President’s strategy relate...

The Special Advisor of the Secretary General for Ukraine Christos Giakoumopoulos welcomes the election of the members of the High Council of Justice

26 September 2014
The Special Advisor of the Secretary General for Ukraine Christos Giakoumopoulos welcomes the election of the members of the High Council of Justice, at the XII meeting of the Congress of Judges of...

Municipal consolidation: in search for solutions

25 September 2014 Kyiv
Today the Council of Europe and the Deputy-Prime-Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy of Ukraine Mr Volodymyr HROYSMAN opened the Conference...
CoE Project: Strengthening the lawyers’ capacity for domestic application of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and of the Revised European Social Charter

The second cycle of cascade seminars on non-discrimination for advocates and human rights defenders has started

26 September 2014 Kyiv
Office of the Council of Europe in Ukraine launches the autumn series of seminars for Ukrainian lawyers and human rights activists on the application of the European Convention on Human Rights and...
SASG statement

The effective functioning of the High Council of Justice in Ukraine Is crucial for the Council of Europe

23 September 2014 Strasbourg
 The effective functioning of the High Council of Justice is crucial for the meaningful involvement of the legal professionals in all the key aspects of the work of the justice system in Ukraine....
Weekly review of news from the Council of Europe

Council of Europe TV Journal (19/09/2014): Crisis in Ukraine & Corruption in sport / Crise en Ukraine et corruption dans le sport

19 September 2014 Strasbourg
Welcome to a new season of the Journal of news and views from the Council of Europe!   In this week’s Journal: ► Crisis in Ukraine: Ministers urge prompt action. GRETA says it’s having a negative...
CoE Project: Strengthening an Protecting Children's rights in Ukraine

TENDER NOTICE No.2014/07/8112 on procurement of services19 September 2014

19 September 2014 Kyiv
All attachments are available in Ukrainian only. Tender Notice No. 2014/07/8112 Specifications Application form template Budget
Ref. DC 109(2014)

First GRETA trafficking report on Ukraine

19 September 2014 Strasbourg
The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) has published today its first evaluation report on Ukraine. In its report, GRETA welcomes the steps...
CoE Project: Strengthening an Protecting Children's rights in Ukraine

Tender Notice No. 2014/06/8112 on procurement of services - CANCELLED

11 September 2014
TENDER HAS BEEN CANCELLED Tender Notice 2014/06/8112
Ref. DC 107(2014)

Committee of Ministers welcomes cease-fire agreement and urges Russia to withdraw all its troops from Ukraine

18 September 2014 Strasbourg
Strasbourg, 18.09.2014 - The Council of Europe’s Ministers’ Deputies reviewed the situation in Ukraine at their meeting on 17 September, on the basis of the report presented by the Secretary...
CoE Project: Promoting diversity: protection and integration of national minorities in Ukraine

Public Radio has launched the "Ukrainian Citizens" with the prgramme about Ukrainian Gagauz

18 September 2014 Kyiv
This article is available in Ukrainian only.

Istanbul Convention entered into force on 1 August 2014 (Download PDF)

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Council of Europe Office in Ukraine
8, Illinska str., 7 entrance, 6 floor

Офіс Ради Європи в Україні
вул. Іллінська, 8, під'їзд 7, поверх 6

Голова Офісу: Посол Владімір Рістовскі, Представник Генерального секретаря Ради Європи з питань координації програм співробітництва Ради Європи

Head of Office: Ambassador Vladimir Ristovski, Representative of the Secretary General in charge of the co-ordination of the co-operation programmes in Ukraine

Tel.      +38 044 425 60 01 
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