26 Feb 2020 16:37:00Paris 26 February 2020
The Council of Europe was invited to participate in the first meeting of the OECD Network of...
21 Feb 2020 11:34:00
Study visit of journalists from the MENA region to Tunis: lively debate on women's rights and gender representations in the mediaTunis 20 February 2020
Within the framework of the joint program co-financed by the European Union and the Council of...
14 Feb 2020 08:33:00Pristina 13 February 2020
More efficient justice system, enjoyment of equal rights for all the citizens and guaranteed...
11 Feb 2020 17:45:00Strasbourg 11 February 2020
On the occasion of Safer Internet Day 2020, the Council of Europe joins the call for a safer and...
06 Feb 2020 15:32:00Strasbourg 6 February 2020
The Council of Europe's Deputy Secretary General, Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni, today exchanged...
“Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers. This Article shall not prevent States from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises.
The exercise of these freedoms, since it carries with it duties and responsibilities, may be subject to such formalities, conditions, restrictions or penalties as are prescribed by law and are necessary in a democratic society, in the interests of national security, territorial integrity or public safety, for the prevention of disorder or crime, for the protection of health or morals, for the protection of the reputation or rights of others, for preventing the disclosure of information received in confidence, or for maintaining the authority and impartiality of the judiciary.”
Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights