Are you an international NGO which defends the values of and principles of the Council of Europe? Do you have working relations with the Council of Europe and can participate actively in the Organisation's activities? Do you have members in at least five member States? If yes, we would like to work with you and you may be interested in applying for participatory status as an international NGO with the Council of Europe.
The Council of Europe may grant participatory status to international NGOs if they fulfil the conditions set out in Committee of Ministers' Resolution (2016)3 (Appendix, paragraph 2).
Read more about the status, the conditions required and how to apply on our dedicated page. Before proceeding with an application we would like to draw your attention to the fact that in order to be eligible, an INGO must fulfil all the conditions listed in the Resolution.
Please note the deadline for applications this year is 28 February 2019.