Ireland makes a voluntary contribution

8 February 2019 Strasbourg

The government of Ireland has made a voluntary contribution of €5,000 to support the activities of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH). The agreement was signed on 8 February 2019 by Ambassador Keith McBean, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the Council of Europe, and by Mrs...

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Spain makes a voluntary contribution

6 February 2019 Strasbourg

The government of Spain has made a voluntary contribution of €85,000 to support the Venice Commission, a project on Euro-Mediterranean youth cooperation implemented by the North-South Centre and towards the translation of key ECHR jurisprudence and publications. The agreement was signed on 6...

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The Principality of Andorra makes a voluntary contribution

18 JANUARY 2019 STRASBOURG

The Principality of Andorra has made a voluntary contribution of €766.89 to support the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan on Protecting Refugee and Migrant children in Europe, bringing their total support to this action plan to €12,835.20. This action plan is based on concrete...

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Ireland makes a voluntary contribution

16 January 2019 Strasbourg

The government of Ireland has made a voluntary contribution of €20,672.25 to support the Human Rights Moot Court Competition and an infographics project to promote the European Convention on Human Rights, as well as to promote human rights and equality for LGBT people. The agreements were signed...

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Hungary makes voluntary contribution

16 JANUARY 2019 STRASBOURG

The government of Hungary has made a voluntary contribution of €7,680.78 to support the Council of Europe’s Action Plan for Ukraine 2018-2021, bringing their total support to this action plan to €34,840.74. This Action Plan aims to continue accompanying Ukraine in its efforts to bring...

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Portugal makes a voluntary contribution

16 JANUARY 2019 STRASBOURG

The government of Portugal has made a voluntary contribution of €10,000 towards reducing the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded cases. The agreement was signed on 15 January 2019 by Ambassador João Maria Cabral, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the Council of Europe,...

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The Slovak Republic makes a voluntary contribution

14 January 2019 Strasbourg

The Slovak Republic has made a voluntary contribution of €5,208.90 to support the Internet Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists. The agreement was signed on 14 January 2019 by Ambassador Marek Eštok, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the...

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Project data now available online

11 January 2019 Strasbourg

A new webpage linked to the project database PMM is now available. Any public visitor is able to generate seven different views of project and programme information from the database. The generation of information is easy and should be of real use for partners, stakeholders and interested members...

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Montenegro makes a voluntary contribution

21 DECEMBER 2018 STRASBOURG

The government of Montenegro has made a voluntary contribution of €6,000 to support the Internet platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists and the work of the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO). The agreements were signed on 19 December 2018 by Ambassador...

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Belgium makes a voluntary contribution

14 DECEMBER 2018 STRASBOURG

The government of Belgium has made a voluntary contribution of €2,000,000 to support the implementation of Council of Europe activities in the field of consolidating and strengthening the rule of law. An agreement was signed on 12 December 2018 by Mr. Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and...

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Luxembourg makes a voluntary contribution

5 DECEMBER 2018 STRASBOURG

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has made a voluntary contribution of €142,624.07 to support the Protection of the Rights of Entrepreneurs from Corrupt Practices at the Municipal Level in the Russian Federation (phase 2), judicial reform in Ukraine, as well as towards reducing the European Court of...

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Belgium makes a voluntary contribution

5 december 2018 Strasbourg

The government of Belgium (government of Flanders) has made a voluntary contribution of €80,000 to support the project “Social Inclusion of Young Refugees” implemented by the Youth Department within the framework of the Council of Europe Action Plan on Protecting Refugee and Migrant Children in...

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Liechtenstein makes a voluntary contribution

30 november 2018 Strasbourg

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Liechtenstein’s accession to the Council of Europe, the government of Liechtenstein made an exceptional voluntary contribution of CHF 100,000 (approximately €82,208) to support the Council of Europe Action Plan on Protecting Refugee and Migrant Children...

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Czech Republic makes a voluntary contribution

25 october 2018 Strasbourg

The government of the Czech Republic has made a voluntary contribution of €20,000 to support GRECO’s programme of activities 2018-2019. The Czech Republic has also made a non-earmarked contribution of €5,347.37 to support the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine...

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Luxembourg makes a voluntary contribution

24 OCTOBER 2018 STRASBOURG

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg has made a voluntary contribution of €100,000 to support the prevention of violence against children and the Internet Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists, and to reduce the European Court of Human Rights backlog of well-founded...

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Poland makes a voluntary contribution

19 October 2018 Strasbourg

The government of Poland has made a voluntary contribution of € 40,000 to promote the benefits of sport for society with partnership actions between governments and the sports movement. The contribution will notably help develop the “OneVoice Platform” to provide public authorities with a forum...

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Hungary makes a voluntary contribution

19 October 2018 Strasbourg

The government of Hungary has made a non-earmarked voluntary contribution of €7,136.38 to support the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2018-2021. This Action Plan aims to continue accompanying Ukraine in its efforts to bring legislation, institutions and practice...

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Launching event of the Neighbourhood Partnership with Tunisia 2018-2021

9 October 2018 Strasbourg

The new Neighbourhood Partnership with Tunisia 2018-2021 was officially launched on Tuesday 9 October 2018 in the margins of the session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) in Strasbourg, France. The event was marked by the attendance of the Secretary General of the...

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USA makes a voluntary contribution

25 SEPTEMBER 2018 STRASBOURG

The government of the United States has provided a new voluntary contribution of USD 500,000 (approximately €438,468) to the Council of Europe Action against cybercrime. The US Department of State has contributed to the project Cybercrime@Octopus since 2014 and this additional contribution brings...

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Launch of new co-operation programme with the Southern Mediterranean

14 September 2018 Strasbourg

On 18 September 2018, the Council of Europe and European Union will launch the “South Programme III: Ensuring sustainable democratic governance and human rights in the Southern Mediterranean” in Strasbourg. This programme will build on the results from the past two programmes, and will have a new...

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