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Country visit report

Norway: people with disabilities and Roma need more attention

18/05/2015 Strasbourg

Read the report “Norway has a strong human rights architecture, but more attention should be given to the empowerment of people with disabilities and the full inclusion of Roma” said today Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, while publishing a report based on his...

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Visit to Norway

Recognise legal capacity of all people with disabilities

23/01/2015 Oslo

"Norway should recognise the legal capacity of all people with disabilities, including persons with psychosocial and intellectual disabilities” - said Nils Muižnieks, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, after a visit to Norway (19-23 January 2015). "As a first step, the...

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Commissioner in Norway to discuss vulnerable people’s rights

[16/11/07 12:30] Thomas Hammarberg today took part in a conference on "Human rights protection for vulnerable groups of people" in Oslo organised by the Ombudsman of Norway. The Commissioner's intervention focused on the possibilities to further strengthen human rights protection in Norway and...

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Follow-up report on Norway

Follow-up report on Norway: Assessment of the progress made in implementing the recommendations of the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights. 2001-2005 CommDH(2006)10 / 29 March 2006

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Report on visit to Norway

Report by Mr Alvaro Gil-Robles, Commissioner for Human Rights, on his visit to Norway (2-4 April 2001) CommDH(2001)4 / 19 September 2001

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* On 16 March 2022, the Committee of Ministers adopted a decision by which the Russian Federation ceased to be a member of the Council of Europe, after 26 years of membership.
** All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 (1999) and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.