Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 21/12/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF While the European Union promoted 2010 as the “European Year Against...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 14/12/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF The presidents of Serbia and Croatia have met on several occasions...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 30/11/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF Every second day a cemetery is desecrated in France. Acts of...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 23/11/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF European countries are closing their borders to migrants, arguing...
Strasbourg, 22/11/10 – "There has been virtually no change on the ground in the Czech Republic since the European Court of Human Rights found three years ago that the country had discriminated against Roma children by educating them in schools for children with mental disabilities." This was...
Strasbourg, 04/11/2010 - Letter - The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, published today a letter addressed to the Prime Minister of Bulgaria, Boyko Borisov, on human rights of national and religious minorities. Commissioner Hammarberg highlights the need for the...
Strasbourg, 02/11/10 – "I was deeply disturbed to learn of the desecration of 37 graves in the Muslim section of Strasbourg cemetery on 24 September. Sadly, this despicable act is not the only one of its kind. Four Jewish or Muslim cemeteries have been vandalised this year in the greater...
Strasbourg, 30/10/10 – "Despite a clear and absolute ban of torture in international and national laws, detainees are exposed or subjected to torture and other forms of ill-treatment in many European states. A solid underpinning of this legal requirement is now needed more than ever", said...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 28/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF European countries appear to face another crisis beyond budget...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 26/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF Sunday 31 October will be a test for the effectiveness in practice of...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 21/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF The prosecutor general in Bulgaria has initiated criminal...
Strasbourg, 18/10/10 – What are the root causes of Roma migration in today's Europe? What are the human rights of Roma when they move from one country to another? What should receiving countries do to ensure that the human rights of Roma migrants are fully respected? The study republished today...
Country visit Strasbourg 15/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF "Without resolute action to stamp out anti-Gypsyism, it will not be possible...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 12/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF European states seek to reduce immigration through improper threats...
Report on visits to Georgia Strasbourg 07/10/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF "All sides should ensure a faster improvement of the human...
Strasbourg, 30/09/10 – "Roma and Travellers continue to be subject to racism and pervasive discrimination across all social sectors in many European countries. It is high time to act to reverse this situation" said the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, at the...
Report on monitoring of investigations of missing persons Strasbourg 29/09/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF "Regrettably, there have been...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 27/09/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF Voters have the right to know about the decisions taken by their...
Human Rights Comment Strasbourg 22/09/2010 Diminuer la taille du texte Augmenter la taille du texte Imprimer la page Imprimer en PDF The asylum procedures of European countries are still flawed – they...
Strasbourg, 21/09/10 – "Improvements need to be made to uphold migrants' rights in France", said the Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, today as he published a letter sent to the French Minister for Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Development...