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The Council of the European Union adopted on 14 October 2019 conclusions on democracy. The conclusions underline that in today's world, democracy is being challenged and called into question. While democracy remains strong in many countries, in others there is a growing trend towards
Local EU Statement on the death penalty delivered during the 1356th Meeting of the Committee of Ministers (9 October 2019)   1. The European Union and its Member States welcome this regular thematic debate on the death penalty, an issue where all Council of Europe Member States share a common
Speech on the history and future of EU-CoE cooperation by Mr Christian Leffler, Deputy Secretary General of the European External Action Service (Strasbourg, 30 September 2019) Distinguished Ambassadors, Ladies and gentlemen, It is a privilege for me to be invited to deliver this keynote address
Ambassador Kuneva attended the Conference of high-ranking representatives of Ministers of Internal Affairs on dealing with domestic violence on 24 September. Ambassador Kuneva delivered a speech in the context of the third session dedicated to t he role of social networks, the internet and new
The Committee of Ministers adopted by consensus the decision granting the European Union observer status to the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) on its 1351bis meeting of the 10 th of July 2019. Post Category:  News stories Show left menu:  Main Image:  /file/cmpng_encm.png Regions:
On 4-5 July 2019, the Council of Europe Programme on Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals ("HELP") held its annual Network Conference in Strasbourg, France. On this occasion, Ambassador Meglena Kuneva, Head of the EU Delegation to the Council of Europe, delivered welcoming
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Message by EU Commission President Juncker to the Council of Europe on the Anniversary of the Schuman Declaration
Message by EU Commission President Juncker to the Council of Europe on Europe Day
President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker on Europe Day and the cooperation with the Council of Europe
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International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Violence against women and girls still takes place every day, inside and outside the European Union. This violation of human rights is pervasive and has many different faces: it happens regardless of social background, whether at home, at work, at school, in the street, playing sports or online. It
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World Day against the Death Penalty
World Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
For the International Women's Day, learn more on the Commission's work in terms of gender equality.
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Editorial Sections: Council of Europe 20170314_-_high-level_conference_-_programme_3.pdf
The EU publishes and updates guidelines for Human Rights- (Arabic version available)
Country-based support scheme- Information session- Call reference 151464
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