Council of Europe journal Council of Europe journal

In this edition, investigative journalism in focus, relations with Belarus, and Turkey prepares for elections.


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.

Treaty office Treaty office

9 October 2015

Spain signed:
- the European Convention for the Protection of Pet Animals (ETS No. 125),
- the Second Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (ETS No. 182),
- the Convention on Contact concerning Children (ETS No. 192).

8 october 2015

Ireland signed the Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs (CETS No. 216).