Gudrun MOSLER-TÖRNSTRÖM: “We must put the citizen at the heart of our action and at the heart of our cities”Presidency Strasbourg, France 25 May 2018
“As we discuss contribution of the local action to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals,...
Gunn Marit Helgesen: “We need a more inclusive Europe and more direct co-operation between regional communities”Lillehammer, Norway 23 May 2018
“The Congress and the Assembly of European Regions (AER), its statutory partner, share a long...
128th Session of the Committee of Ministers: "Good democratic governance is not possible without local and regional authorities", says the President of the CongressHelsingør, Denmark 18 May 2018
Congress President Gudrun MOSLER-TÖRNSTRÖM addressed the Foreign Ministers of the 47 member...
authorities and requires states which have ratified it to comply with a number of principles. Opened for signature on 15 October 1985, the Charter is ratified by all 47 Council of Europe member states.
Download on Youtube a short video clip which presents the role of the Congress and its main activities to promote local and regional democracy in Europe.
Download on Youtube a short video clip which presents the monitoring of the implementation of the European Charter of Local Self Government and the observation of local and regional elections.
Governance Committee Meeting - Documents
30 May 2018 - Covasna County, Romania
Conference on « The use of languages by local and regional authorities »
31st May 2018 - Covasna County, Romania