16 Sep 2022 12:42:00
13th Global Summit of National Ethics Committees - health literacy and children’s participation in decisions concerning their healthLisbon 15-17 September 2022
In a session entitled “New strategies and tools to address literacy in Bioethics”, recognising...
20 Jun 2022 10:58:00
The annual meeting of Advisers of the Ministry of Health dedicated to the discussion of ethical rules for healthcare professionals18-19 June 2022
On 18-19 June 2022 the annual meeting of the Chief Advisors of the Ministry of Health was...
07 Jun 2022 09:22:00Strasbourg 7 June 2022
The Council of Europe’s Steering Committee for Human Rights in the fields of Biomedicine and...
24 May 2022 09:02:00Strasbourg 31/05/2022
The Seminar on “Early intervention on Intersex Children – Promoting the Rights of the Child” will...
- “Vaccine pass”: a new statement of the Committee on Bioethics underlined the human rights challenges
- Vaccine passports: Council of Europe issues guidance to governments to safeguard human rightsts
- Statement - COVID-19 and vaccines : ensuring equitable access to vaccination during the current and future pandemics
- A Council of Europe contribution to support member states in addressing healthcare issues in the context of the present public health crisis and beyond
- DH-BIO Statement on human rights considerations relevant to the COVID-19 pandemic
What we do ?
Biological and medical research and developments in technology have produced spectacular advances in the health field. However, these advances raise ethical issues that affect the individual and protection of the individual’s rights and dignity (genetics, transplantation, biobanks, emerging technologies, etc).