The following pre-recorded videos will be available online around two hours after their delivery.


Monday 23 January 2017

Full session

Opening of the session by Josette Durrieux

Progress report of the Bureau and the Standing Committee

Communication from the Committee of Ministers - Ioannis Kasoulides, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Cyprus and Chairperson of the Committee of Ministers


Tuesday 24 January 2017

Full session

Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations

Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus

Free debate

Communication from Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe

Debate: Attacks against journalists and media freedom in Europe

Debate: The humanitarian crisis in Gaza


Wednesday 25 January 2017

Full session

Joint debate: Online media and journalism: challenges and accountability

Klaus Werner Iohannis, President of Romania

Debate: The functioning of democratic institutions in Ukraine

Debate: Reinforcing social dialogue as an instrument for stability and decreasing social and economic inequalities


Thursday 26 January 2017

Full session

Debate: The need to reform European migration policies

Debate: Challenge on procedural grounds of the still unratified credentials of the parliamentary delegation of the Slovak Republic

Debate: The situation in Syria and its effects upon surrounding countries

Debate: The progress of the Assembly’s monitoring procedure and the periodic review of the honouring of obligations by Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France and Germany

Debate: The situation in Lebanon and challenges for regional stability and European security


Friday 27 January 2017

Full session

Joint debate: 1. Human rights compatibility of investor–State arbitration / 2. “New generation” trade agreements

Debate: Promoting the inclusion of Roma and Travellers

Free debate