25 May 2022 18:00:00Helsinki 25 April 2022
On 25 of April 2022, the Finnish National Implementation Plan for the Lanzarote Convention...
23 May 2022 15:30:0013 May 2022
Belgium has transmitted to the Council of Europe the instrument of ratification of the Council of...
20 May 2022 16:40:00
Protecting rights of migrant, refugee and asylum-seeking women and girls: Council of Europe recommendation adoptedCommittee of Ministers Turin, Italie 20 May 2022
The Committee of Ministers, meeting in Turin, has adopted a new recommendation to protect the...
20 May 2022 16:24:00CP4EUROPE Cork/Online 20 May 2022
The European Union/Council of Europe Joint Project “CP4Europe - Strengthening National Child...
20 May 2022 13:30:00Committee of Ministers Strasbourg, France 20 May 2022
The Council of Europe has issued a set of guidelines to its 46 member states aimed at preventing...
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The Directorate General of Democracy (“DGII”) supports the Council of Europe in fields which are vital for the sustainability of democracy: ensuring respect for human dignity without discrimination on the basis of human rights standards; improving the functioning of democratic institutions; and strengthening the democratic competencies of Europe’s citizens and their willingness to engage in the democratic process and promoting respect for diversity in Europe’s societies, in a spirit of solidarity and tolerance, based on the human rights and legal standards of the Council of Europe.