One in Five

Promote the use of Council of Europe legal standards and instruments (Lanzarote Convention and Child Friendly Justice Guidelines)

  • draft a resolution and explanatory memorandum which will examine how regions with legislative powers can transpose the provisions of the Lanzarote Convention into their own legal frameworks;

  • organise a joint activity with the Conference of European Regional Legislative Assemblies (CALRE) and REGLEG to discuss how the articles of the Lanzarote Convention can be implemented at regional level and to propose concrete legislative and political action;

  • invite local authorities to examine their bylaws, to identify any shortcomings and to implement the provisions of the Lanzarote Convention in local bylaws and acts;

  • invite members to cooperate with national parliamentarians members of the Network of Contact Parliamentarians set up by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, including cooperating to lobby national governments to sign and ratify the Lanzarote Convention;

  • co-operate with Council of Europe experts.