This call for contributions was addressed to states, ministries and other government agencies with social rights responsibilities, intergovernmental organisations, organisations of workers and employers, civil society organisations, academia and individuals with expertise and interest in social rights, human rights, social justice and related fields.

The contributions received will be considered when preparing the Programme of the High-Level Conference on the European Social Charter (4 July 2024, in Vilnius, Lithuania) and will also serve as basis for the the messages of the Political Declaration, the expected main outcome of the Conference. They can therefore be relevant in shaping the Council of Europe’s future agenda in respect of social rights and social justice.

Submission Guidelines:
Contributors were invited to submit their written contribution to the Council of Europe’s Department of Social Rights by 15 March 2024 at: [email protected]


Other Council of Europe bodies
High-level Conference, 4 July 2024

The suggested objectives of the Conference