Nations around the world gathered virtually for the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations. This historical gathering comes at a time when we are facing global challenges and global responses are difficult to find. The EU calls for a reform of multilateralism by design and not by destruction:
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/09/2020
The right to respect for family life is guaranteed under the European Convention on Human Rights. Parents should have the possibility to obtain custody of their children and contact them. At the same time children should have the right to stay with their parents. As the case-law of the European
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the COUNCIL OF EUROPE in Strasbourg - Publication date: 25/09/2020
In spite of the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, both the European Commission and the Council of Europe have come together to help organize some of the most innovative and creative European Heritage Days yet. The theme of the 2020 celebrations is: “Heritage and Education: Learning for
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the COUNCIL OF EUROPE in Strasbourg - Publication date: 08/09/2020
On September 4th, the EU Delegation to the Council of Europe organised a well-attended online public event for the launch of the new EU priorities for the cooperation with the Council of Europe 2020-2022.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the COUNCIL OF EUROPE in Strasbourg - Publication date: 07/09/2020
Torture denies the dignity of the human being. Its victims suffer both visible and invisible wounds. And this is still the horrifying reality today. On International Day in support of Victims of Torture, EU High Representative Josep Borrrell states “At a time when the world is joining efforts to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/06/2020
As May 17 marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the European Union pays tribute to human diversity in all its richness, and the right of every human person to be proud of who they are, to define their own identity and to choose to be with the ones they love. Once
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/05/2020
The voice of journalists is our own voice. When media remain silent, it is like societies themselves are muzzled: unable to hold the political and economic leadership to account or to grant people the right to make fact-based choices in life.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 03/05/2020