Ombudsperson team in Ukraine further trained to address hate speech

27-28 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The concluding session of the training course “Promoting equality and combating hate speech” took place in Kyiv on 27 and 28 February 2024, with more than 30 participants, representatives of regional branches of the Office of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombusperson)...

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Specificities of document workflow organisation in military administrations at communities’ level

29 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The Council of Europe within its Programme “Strengthening Good Democratic Governance and Resilience in Ukraine” in co-operation with the Association of Ukrainian Cities prepared an Explanatory note on the specificities of document workflow organisation in military administrations at communities’...

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Vacancy Notice No. o11/2024 - Project Officer

28 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

Vacancy Notice No. o11/2024 - Project Officer (Grade B4) Project: “Rights of veterans and personnel of armed forces in Ukraine” Deadline: 13/03/2024 All the details and apply: Vacancy details (coe-recruitment.com)

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Vacancy Notice No. o12/2024 - Senior Project Officer

28 February 2024

Vacancy Notice No. o12/2024 - Senior Project Officer (Grade B5) Project: “Rights of veterans and personnel of armed forces in Ukraine” Deadline: 13/03/2024 All the details and apply: Vacancy details (coe-recruitment.com)

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Delegation of the Council of Europe visited the Youth Centre in Bucha

29 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On 28 February 2024, at the invitation of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine, Tobias Flessenkemper, Head of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe, and Maciej Janczak, Head of the Council of Europe Office in Ukraine, visited the Plast Training Centre in Bucha (Kyiv region). The...

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Strengthening youth policy in Ukraine: meeting of the delegation of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe with youth leaders

29 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On 26 February 2024, the delegation of the Youth Department led by Tobias Flessenkemper, Head of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe, during their three – day visit to Ukraine met with representatives of youth consultative bodies and non-governmental organisations in Ukraine....

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Youth work in time of war: meeting of the Head of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe with youth centres representatives in Ukraine

29 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On 28 February 2024, the delegation of the youth department led by Tobias Flessenkemper, Head of the Youth Department of the Council of Europe, during his three – day visit to Ukraine met with representatives of youth centres in Ukraine. Representatives of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of...

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Council of Europe contributed to the high-level conference "United for Justice. United for Heritage"

29 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On 29 February 2024, the Council of Europe contributed to the high-level conference "United for Justice. United for Heritage", organised by the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine in Kyiv. The conference provided an important platform for addressing the accountability for the Russian...

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Ombudsperson staff in Ukraine trained on European anti-discrimination and hate speech standards

25 January 2024 Ukraine

The staff of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights (Ombudsperson) was trained on European anti-discrimination and hate speech standards through two online sessions held on 14 December 2023 and 25 January 2024. These activities were tailored to respond to the mandate of the...

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Establishment of the Local Initiative Group for National Minorities in Transcarpathia

28 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On February 19th, 2024, a meeting convened in Uzhgorod, Transcarpathia, fostering dialogue and enhancing the participation of national minorities in regional decision-making. This gathering, organized in collaboration with the Department for Strategic Communication, Nationalities and Religions of...

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Upholding Media Freedom in Ukraine

20 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

“Suspilne”, which means “public” in Ukrainian, is a success story of public broadcasting. The Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine, known as Suspilne, was founded with the support of the Council of Europe and since then has become one of the most trusted media in Ukraine. The Explanatory...

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Strengthening Access to Information in Ukraine

15-16 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

25 judges from the administrative courts of Ukraine received guidance on how to properly handle and provide information to inquiries during wartime in Ukraine, ensuring compliance with both Ukrainian and European legislation during the second two-days training session, organised with the support...

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The Council of Europe project on civic participation trained over 80 participants on the implementation of the School Participatory Budgeting

28 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The Council of Europe project “Strengthening democratic resilience through civic participation during the war and in the post-war context in Ukraine” in collaboration with the "E-Governance for Accountability and Participation Program" (EGAP) of the East Europe Foundation conducted a two-day...

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Congress President condemns plans for Russian presidential elections in occupied Ukrainian regions

27 FEBRUARY 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The President of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, Marc Cools, has made the following statement: “I strongly condemn the plans by the Russian Federation to organise presidential elections in the temporarily occupied regions of Ukraine.” “The illegal conduct...

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The Council of Europe collaborates with Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner on Human Rights for High-Level Forum on Personal Data Protection: Assessing the Present Scenario and Charting Future Outlook

20 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The forum gathered prominent international experts, national stakeholders, and representatives from data protection authorities, to revive discussions concerning the modernisation of Ukraine’s data protection legal framework, aiming to establish an adequate level of personal data protection in...

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The Steering Committee meeting of the Council of Europe project "Youth for Democracy in Ukraine: Phase III" took place in Kyiv

27 FEBRUARY 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

On 27 February 2024, a meeting of the Steering Committee of the Council of Europe project "Youth for Democracy in Ukraine: Phase III" was held in Kyiv. The Council of Europe project "Youth for Democracy in Ukraine: Phase III" was launched within the framework of the Council of Europe Action Plan...

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First Technical Project Committee Meeting of the PGG Project “Support to development of the constitutional justice in Ukraine”

19 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The project “Support to development of the constitutional justice in Ukraine” held its first technical project committee meeting. Representatives of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine and the Council of Europe participated in the discussion. The meeting served as a platform to discuss and adopt...

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Strengthening Media Freedom in Ukraine

13 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The progress in aligning Ukraine's media and freedom of expression legislation with the European standards, including the EU legislation, was discussed recently in Kyiv, between the members of the Ukrainian Parliament and representatives of the Council of Europe Office in Ukraine. Specifically,...

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Launch of Council of Europe project to promote gender equality in Ukraine

26 February 2024 Kyiv, Ukraine

The Council of Europe project “Promoting gender equality in Ukraine” (Pro-GE) was launched through its first Steering Committee meeting on 22 February 2024. Representatives from the Ukrainian government, international organisations, civil society organisations and the Council of Europe joined...

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