Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation

The Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation officially started its activities on 29 October 2013. Its status is based on the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 14 June 2011 and it has for objective implementing programmes of cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Council of Europe.

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Online Seminar on “Respecting democracy, rule of law and human rights in the framework of the COVID-19 sanitary crisis”: experience of the Russian Federation

17 July 2020 Moscow
On 17 July 2020 the Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation held an online seminar to discuss Russian experience at federal and regional level with regard to the Council of Europe Secretary...

Online Seminar on “Respecting democracy, rule of law and human rights in the framework of the COVID-19 sanitary crisis”: experience of the Russian Federation

9 July 2020 Moscow
On 17 July 2020 the Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation will hold an online seminar to discuss Russian experience at federal and regional level with regard to the Council of Europe...

70 years of the European Convention on Human Rights in critical times: online conference of HELP programme

7 July 2020 STRASBOURG
Strasbourg, 07.07.2020 - On 8-9 July 2020 the Council of Europe HELP Programme (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) will hold its 2020 HELP Network Conference organised under the auspices of the Greek Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. For the first...

Response by higher education institutions to COVID-19 sanitary crisis. Interview of the Council of Europe Education department with Prof. Vladimir Philippov, President of People’s Friendship University of Russia (RUDN),

23 June 2020 Moscow
As a result of the Coronavirus crisis, almost all higher education institutions and schools in Europe have had to close and are striving to ensure the continuity of the education process. These institutions are facing many challenges, including the widespread and rapid move to distance learning,...

Venice Commission of the Council of Europe adopts opinion on the Russian constitutional amendments related to the execution of European Court’s decisions in Russia

18 June 2020 Strasbourg
T +33(0)388412560 www.coe.int pressunit@coe.int Réf. DC 089(2020) Venice Commission adopts opinion on the Russian constitutional amendments related to the execution of European Court’s decisions in Russia. Strasbourg, 18.06.2020 – The Council of...