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The seminar "Development of regional plans for the implementation of the Roma Strategy 2030: exchange of ideas and experiences, finding optimal solutions" was held
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Brochure “Towards an ambitious Council of Europe agenda for gender equality” is now available in Ukrainian
The Council of Europe, including its Parliamentary Assembly (PACE), has for decades been a driving force in countering discrimination against women and has promoted substantial progress in its member States. However, gender equality remains far from a reality in practice. Gender stereotypes,...
The delegation of the State Bureau of Investigation (the SBI) spearheaded by the Deputy Director met CoE institutions during a working visit to Strasbourg. "We highly value support provided to the SBI by the CoE and while we admit there is a number of challenges to overcome on the way to our...
The philosophy of penitentiary system is changing: results of series of trainings for prison staff on risk and needs assessment tool
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Ukraine: Committee of Ministers strongly urges authorities to resolve the recurrent problem of overcrowding and inhuman conditions of detention, absence of effective remedies
Strasbourg, 03.12.2021 – The Committee of Ministers of the 47-member Council of Europe has strongly urged the authorities of Ukraine, at the highest political level, to overcome the current inertia and to hold to their commitment to resolve the recurrent structural problem of overcrowding, poor...
We have the tools to overcome the mounting threat of violence against women and girls, including online violence. Joint statement by Elena Bonetti, Italian Minister for equal opportunities and family and Council of Europe Secretary General Marija Pejčinović Burić. We mark in 2021 the anniversary...
On December 1-2, 2021, the X International Forum on the case-law of the European Court of Human Rights was held. This event was co-organized by the Council of Europe Project “Support for Judicial Institutions and Processes to Strengthen Access to Justice in Ukraine”, OSCE Project Co-ordinator in...
Youth work in the spotlight. Guide to Recommendation CM/Rec(2017)4 of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe to member States on youth work is in Ukrainian
The Government of Denmark has made a voluntary contribution of €500,000 to support the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2018-2022. This Action Plan aims to continue accompanying Ukraine in its efforts to bring legislation, institutions and practice further into line...
Countering hate speech in elections: workshop for members of the Central Election Commission of Ukraine
On 30 November – 1 December 2021, the members, and Secretariat, of the Central Election Commission of Ukraine took part in the practical workshop “Countering Hate Speech in Elections”, organized with the support of the Council of Europe*. The participants discussed the challenges related to hate...
A new Opinion of the Consultative Council of European Judges № 24 on evolution of the Councils for the Judiciary and their role in independent and impartial judicial systems is presented
On 30 November 2021, the final conference of the Council of Europe Project "Combating violence against children in Ukraine, Phase II" was held. The international conference was held in an online format and brought together more than 80 participants, and was also broadcasted live on Facebook. The...
Ukrainian authorities welcome the continuous support of the Council of Europe in completing their decentralisation reform. In 2022, a milestone regarding the national legal framework should be reached, notably the adoption of long-awaited Constitutional amendments related to local self-government...
Young women leaders from Poltava region have presented and defended their projects, developed during the training programme “Participation in political and public decision-making processes at local level”
On 27 November 2021, took place the final event of the training program "Participation in political and public decision-making processes at local level", which was piloted by the Council of Europe* in partnership with Poltava Oblast Council during November 2021. The program is aiming to increase...
The sixth wave of online training “Application of the Risk and Needs Assessment tool and individual sentence planning for sentenced offenders” has started
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Briefing on the Annual All-Ukrainian Campaign “16-days of Activism against violence”, by the Head of Council of Europe Office in Ukraine
On November 25, 2021, the Head of the Council of Europe Office in Ukraine Steen Nørlov took part in a briefing marking the occasion of the Annual All-Ukrainian Campaign ”16-days of Activism against violence”. Mr Nørlov noted that the Council of Europe has a strong history of supporting the...
The Council of Europe Expert Group on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (GREVIO) published its General Recommendation No.1 on the digital dimension of violence against women on 24 November 2021. In monitoring the implementation of the Istanbul Convention, GREVIO has...
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