Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)
08 Nov 2021 15:38:00Strasbourg 23-26 November 2021
The CDDH held its 95th meeting from 23 to 26 November 2021 in a hybrid format. Abridged meeting...
22 Nov 2021 10:12:00
DH-TET: second meeting of the Drafting Committee on trafficking for the purpose of labour exploitationStrasbourg 22 November 2021
The Drafting Committee on trafficking for the purpose of labour exploitation (DH-TET) will hold...
20 Oct 2021 12:11:00
DH-SYSC : 6th meeting of the Committee of experts on the system of the European Convention on human rightsStrasbourg 28 October 2021
The Committee of experts on the system of the European Convention on Human Rights (DH-SYSC) held...
28 Sep 2021 14:47:00STRASBOURG 3-5 November 2021
The Drafting Group on Human Rights and Environment (CDDH-ENV) held its second meeting from 3 to 5...
System of the European Convention on Human Rights
Under the supervision of the CDDH, the Committee of Experts on the system of the European Convention on Human Rights (DH-SYSC) conducts the intergovernmental work intended to enhance the protection of human rights by improving the effectiveness of the control mechanism of the European Convention on Human Rights and the implementation of the latter at national level.
Human Rights protection and development
The Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH), set up by the Committee of Ministers end 1976, conducts the intergovernmental work of the Council of Europe in the human rights field in the light, in particular, of the Council of Europe legal standards and the relevant jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights. It advices and gives its legal expertise to the Committee of Ministers on all questions within its field of competence.
Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law
Committee of Ministers
Access to Official Document (TROMSØ CONVENTION)
Department for the execution of the Court's Judgments
European Court of Human Rights
Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights
HELP – European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals