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In today’s programme, can Europe become a model for the World on migration? A veteran Russian human rights defender wins the Václav Havel Prize. The Assembly looks ahead to elections in Ukraine.


Charlie Hebdo's attorney, judges, journalists and others will look at threats to freedom of expression in Europe on 13-14 October.  Also in focus, an online platform to improve protection of journalists and media professionals.  Threats to journalism and journalists' ethics are examined in a new book entitled Journalism at risk.

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1 October 2015

The Netherlands accepted Protocol No. 15 amending the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (CETS No. 213).

30 September 2015

"The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" ratified the Additional Protocol to the European Charter of Local Self-Government on the right to participate in the affairs of a local authority (CETS No. 207).

29 September 2015

Portugal ratified the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions (CETS No. 215).