Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation

The Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation officially started its activities on 29 October 2013. Its status is based on the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of 14 June 2011 and it has for objective implementing programmes of cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Council of Europe.

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Farewell ceremony for the Head of the Moscow Helsinki Group, Lyudmila Alekseyeva

11 December 2018 Moscow, Russian Federation
On December 11, representatives of the Programme Office of the Council of Europe in the Russian Federation participated in the farewell ceremony for the Head of the Moscow Helsinki Group, Lyudmila Alekseyeva, and laid a mourning bouquet on behalf of the Council of Europe Secretary General...

High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation «Hurry Up For Good Deeds» ceremony

10 December 2018 Moscow, Russian Federation
Upon the invitation of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, the representative of the Council of Europe Programme Office in the Russian Federation attended the «Hurry Up For Good Deeds» ceremony, awarding Human Rights defenders. The event was dedicated to the...

Council of Europe and the Kutafin Moscow State Law University exchanged their letters of co-operation

07 December 2018 Moscow, Russian Federation
On 7 December 2018 the Council of Europe and the Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL) solemnly exchanged their letters of co-operation. On behalf of the Academy, the letter was signed by Vice-Rector of International cooperation, PhD in Law, Dmitry Kutafin. Head of Human Rights Policy and...

Presentation of HELP Programme in the School of Law (RANEPA)

5 December 2018 Moscow, Russian Federation
On 5th of December 2018 a round table was organised in the School of Law, within the framework of a Conference coinciding with the commemoration of 20-years of the Constitution of the Russian Federation. This round table was dedicated to legal education and legal profession as guarantors of...

Training in Irkutsk in frames of the second phase of the HELP Programme held on 22 and 23 November.

22-23 November 2018 Irkutsk, Russian Federation
On 22 and 23 of November in frames of the second phase of the Program “HELP in Russia” the Council of Europe (CoE) in cooperation with the Russian State University of Justice held a training of trainers on HELP course on combatting trafficking in human beings and protection of victims of...