Strabourg 12 January 2018
The report on the Conference of INGOs’ fact-finding visit in Tallin that took place from 25 to 26...
Strasbourg 12 January 2018
The report on the Conference of INGOs’ fact-finding visit in Belgrade that took place from 13 to...
Strasbourg 11 December 2017
The Verification and Dispute Committee met on 7 December to examine the validity of each...
Opinion on the Romanian draft Law 140/2017 on Associations and Foundations: serious shortcomings as regards compliance with international standards11 December 2017
Created in January 2008 by the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe, the Expert Council...
Strasbourg 4 December 2017
Following up from the INGO Conference’s work in January and June of this year, it seemed timely...
The CoE and NGOs
The Council of Europe’s work benefits extensively from contacts and co-operation with the dynamic elements of society, as represented by NGOs. One of the main challenges currently facing the Organisation is to strengthen NGOs and civil society and to develop participatory democracy on a pan-European basis.