Council of Europe Strasbourg 17 November 2017
Ahead of the European Day to Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse, marked...
The good practice guide on values based campaigning is directed at policy makers, political...
Council of Europe call for contributions of examples of child-friendly information for children in migrationStrasbourg 10 November 2017
The Council of Europe is calling for examples of good or promising practice of methods or tools...
Strasbourg, France 8-10 November 2017
A growing disconnect between citizens and political elites and dramatic changes in the media...
What we do?
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.