Council of Europe takes part in 5th UEFA Pan-European Safety and Security Strategy Summit

6-7 February 2018 Nyon, Switzerland

The Sport Conventions Division of the Council of Europe participated on 6 and 7 February, at UEFA Headquarters in Nyon (Switzerland), in the fifth pan-European safety and security strategy summit organised by UEFA, on a common approach to security, safety and service at football matches. UEFA, in...

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European Commission endorses achievements of project KCOOS

7 February 2018 Strasbourg, France

The Directorate General for Migration and Home Affairs officially approved the final report of the KCOOS (Keep Crime Out of Sport); the project was co-financed by the European Union and the Council of Europe and implemented by the Council of Europe from January 2016 to June 2017. DG-HOME...

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Council of Europe participates in 4th UEFA Pan-European Safety and Security Strategy Summit

31 January - 1 February 2018 Nyon, Switzerland

Sport Conventions Division of the Council of Europe took part, last 31st January and 1st February, at UEFA Headquarters in Nyon (Switzerland), in the fourth pan-European safety and security strategy summit organised by UEFA, a common approach on security, safety and service at football matches....

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Co-operation agreement between the Group of Copenhagen and the International Olympic Committee

9-25 February 2018 Pyeongchang (South Korea)

The GoC and the IOC’s “Integrity Betting Intelligence System” (IBIS) are implementing a “Standard Operating Procedure for Transfer of Information” for potential suspicious betting activities during the Games in South Korea. The aim is to support the IOC in its prevention, detection and...

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Ministerial Conference 2018 in Tbilisi: date announced

16/10/2018 Tbilisi, Georgia

The 15th Council of Europe Conference of Ministers reponsible for Sport will be hosted this year in Tbilisi by the Ministry of Culture and Sport of Georgia. During its recent meeting, the Bureau of the EPAS Governing Board approved 16 October 2018 as the date of this high-level event. The...

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Two reports on sports issues adopted by PACE

24 May 2018 Strasbourg, France

During its winter session, the Parliamentary Assembly has adopted two major reports on the subjects of governance structures within sport and on independent assessments of football governance. The two rapporteurs, Mogens Jensen and Anne Brasseur, presented their reports before the plenary of the...

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48th meeting of T-DO

3-4 May 2018 Strasbourg, France

The 48th meeting of the Monitoring group of the anti-doping Convention (T-DO) will take place in Strasbourg.

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41st Extraordinary CAHAMA meeting

27 February 2018 Warsaw, Poland

The 41st Extraordinary meeting of the Ad Hoc European Committee for the World Anti-Doping Agency (CAHAMA) will take place in Poland.

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Armenia signs the Convention on safety, security and service in sport

24 January 2018 Strasbourg, France

Armenia, represented by Mr Edward NALBANDIAN, Minister of foreign Affairs, has signed the Council of Europe Convention on an Integrated Safety, Security and Service Approach at Football Matches and Other Sports Events (CETS No. 218). It is the 30th state to sign this convention, which entered...

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Slovenia signs the Convention on safety, security and service in sport

16 January 2018 Strasbourg, France

Slovenia, represented by Ambassador Eva TOMIČ, Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe, has signed the Council of Europe Convention on an Integrated Safety, Security and Service Approach at Football Matches and Other Sports Events (CETS No. 218). It is the 29th state to sign this...

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