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...
Congress delegation on the 20 May early local elections in the Republic of Moldova: Technically well prepared but concerns about misuse of administrative resources, low turnout and lack of trust in state institutionsChisinau 21 May 2018
On 21 May 2018, a delegation from the Congress headed by Regional Chamber President Gunn-Marit...
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