Sweden makes a voluntary contribution

1 December 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Sweden has made a voluntary contribution of SEK 5 000 000 (approximately €455 000) to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases and to support the activities of the Venice Commission. Ambassador Mårten Ehnberg, Permanent Representative of Sweden to...

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Slovenia makes a voluntary contribution

30 November 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Slovenia has made a voluntary contribution of €19 448.10 to support the Action Plan on protecting vulnerable persons in the context of migration and asylum in Europe (2021-2025) and the Safety of Journalists Platform, as well as to reduce the European Court of Human Rights...

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France makes a voluntary contribution

23 November 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of France has made a voluntary contribution of €102 000 to support the activities of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe. Ambassador Marie Fontanel, Permanent Representative of France to the Council of Europe, and Mr Bruno Favel, Head of the...

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Norway makes a voluntary contribution

9 November 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Norway has made a voluntary contribution of NOK 28 000 000 (approximately € 2 680 540) to support the Council of Europe Neighbourhood Partnership with Tunisia 2022-2025. Ambassador Helge Seland, Permanent Representative of Norway to the Council of Europe, met with Mr Bjørn...

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USA makes a voluntary contribution

14 October 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of the United States of America has provided a new voluntary contribution of €256 137 to the Council of Europe action against cybercrime. The US Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs has supported the Octopus project since its launch and this additional...

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Romania makes a voluntary contribution

27 September 2022

The Government of Romania has granted a voluntary contribution of € 32 000 for the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Armenia 2019-2022, the Council of Europe Action Plan for Azerbaijan 2022-2025, the Council of Europe Action Plan for Georgia 2020-2023, the Council of Europe...

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Czech Republic makes a voluntary contribution

6 September 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of the Czech Republic has made a voluntary contribution of CZK 1,400,000 (approximately €57,000) towards several Council of Europe Action Plans and projects. This contribution will support the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2018-2022 and its successor Action Plan, the...

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Estonia makes a voluntary contribution

13 June 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Estonia has made a voluntary contribution of €20 000 to support the prevention of violence against women and the Lanzarote Convention Monitoring Mechanism. The agreement was signed on 13 June 2022 by Ambassador Rasmus Lumi, Permanent Representative of Estonia to the Council of...

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Spain makes a voluntary contribution

13 June 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Spain has made a voluntary contribution of €195 000 to support the Council of Europe Neighbourhood Partnerships with Morocco and Tunisia 2022-2025 ; the translation of the Council of Europe website hub into Spanish; the Venice Commission’s action to promote the development of...

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Finland makes a voluntary contribution

17 May 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Finland has made a new voluntary contribution of €2 000 000 to support the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2018-2022 and its successor Action Plan, bringing their total support to the Action Plan to €3.57 million. Finland has also contributed €750...

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Japan makes a voluntary contribution

16 May 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Japan has made a voluntary contribution of €45 000 to support the prevention of violence against women and the Council of Europe action against cybercrime. The agreement was signed on 16 May 2022 by Ambassador Takeshi Akamatsu, Permanent Observer of Japan to the Council of...

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France makes a voluntary contribution

16 May 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of France has made a voluntary contribution of €790 000 to support the ECHR knowledge-sharing and superior courts dialogue, the global programme to counter falsified medical products, the prevention of violence against women and the Venice Commission. The agreement was signed on 16...

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Bulgaria makes a voluntary contribution

12 May 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Bulgaria has made a voluntary contribution of €20 000 to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases and to support the Venice Commission action to promote the development of democratic institutions based on respect for the rule of law and human...

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Luxembourg makes a voluntary contribution

28 April 2022 Strasbourg

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has made a voluntary contribution of €100 000 to support the Council of Europe Action Plan for the Republic of Moldova 2021-2024, the Council of Europe Action Plan on protecting vulnerable persons in the context of migration and asylum in Europe (2021-2025), the...

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Romania makes a voluntary contribution

7 April 2022 Strasbourg

Romania has made a voluntary contribution of €50 000 to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases. The agreement was signed on 7 April 2022 by Ambassador Răzvan Rusu, Permanent Representative of Romania to the Council of Europe, and Mr Bjørn Berge, Deputy Secretary...

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The Slovak Republic makes a voluntary contribution

11 March 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of the Slovak Republic has made a voluntary contribution of €20,000 to support the Safety of Journalists Platform. The agreement was signed on 11 March 2022 by Ambassador Oksana Tomová, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the Council of Europe, and Mr Bjørn Berge,...

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Luxembourg makes a voluntary contribution

8 February 2022 strasbourg

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has made a voluntary contribution of €100,000 to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases. The agreement was signed on 8 February 2022 by Ambassador Patrick Engelberg, Permanent Representative of Luxembourg to the Council of Europe and...

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Portugal makes a voluntary contribution

8 February 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Portugal has made a voluntary contribution of €100,000 towards reducing the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases as well as to support the activities of the Pompidou Group. The agreement was signed on 8 February 2022 by Ambassador Gilberto Jerónimo,...

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Monaco signs a two-year cooperation agreement

31 January 2022 Strasbourg

The Principality of Monaco has signed an Agreement which covers the years 2022-2023 and foresees a voluntary contribution of €240,000 to support a number of Council of Europe initiatives. The areas supported include combatting violence against women and children in Morocco and in Tunisia, the...

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Denmark makes a voluntary contribution

19 January 2022 Strasbourg

The Government of Denmark has made a voluntary contribution of €100,058.17 to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases. Ambassador Erik Laursen, Permanent Representative of Denmark to the Council of Europe, met with Mr Bjørn Berge, Deputy Secretary General, on this...

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