28 avril 2019

U21 Systems Rankings: European Countries Slipping

Universitas 21 (U21) has produced the latest edition of its ranking of national higher education system. The ranking is based on four groups of indicators: resources, environment, connectivity and output. More...

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Nikol Pashinyan: "Armenia is today unequivocally a democratic country"

Conseil de l'Europe“Armenia is today unequivocally a democratic country with absolute freedom of expression and freedom of assembly, and our government is continuing to enhance respect for human rights,” said Nikol Pashinyan, Prime Minister of Armenia, addressing the Assembly today. More...

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Institutionnalisation linguistique

logoIl existe de nombreux instituts spécialisés qui cherchent à promouvoir la culture et la langue d'une nation à travers le monde : le Goethe Institut, l’Instituto Cervantes, le British Council et le Confucius Institute, sans compter l'Alliance française. Plus...

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PACE proposes new "joint reaction procedure" when a state violates its statutory obligations

Conseil de l'EuropePACE has proposed a “joint reaction procedure” involving both of the Council of Europe’s statutory bodies, and the Secretary General, in cases where a member State violates its statutory obligations or does not respect fundamental principles and values. More...

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PACE calls to stop sexism and sexual harassment in parliaments

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Assembly today called for a series of measures aimed at stopping sexism and sexual harassment in politics, including in parliaments. These recommendations are addressed to national parliaments, but also to political parties and governments. More...

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Two Western Balkan countries still struggle with migration flows but face different challenges

Conseil de l'EuropeCommending Bosnia and Herzegovina in its effort to provide shelter and basic services to the high number of arrivals of migrants and refugees, the Secretary General’s Special Representative on migration and refugees Tomáš Boček, stressed in a report published today, that access to asylum procedures and support services were limited while adapted accommodation and effective guardianship for unaccompanied children remained a challenge. More...

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Young refugees should receive additional temporary support after the age of 18, recommends the Committee of Ministers

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Council of Europe member States should provide to young refugees additional temporary support after the age of 18 to enable them to access their rights, advocates the Committee of Ministers in the recommendation on supporting young refugees in transition to adulthood adopted today. More...

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Open day 5 May 2019: visit the Council of Europe and the European Court of Human Rights

Conseil de l'EuropeTo mark the 70th anniversary of the Council of Europe and the 60th anniversary of the European Court of Human Rights, come and visit two distinctive buildings on an open day to be held on Sunday 5 May from 10 am to 6 pm. More...

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Responses to prison overcrowding in Europe

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Council of Europe is organising a conference in Strasbourg on 24 and 25 April to examine possible steps throughout the different stages of the criminal justice process - notably the pre-trial, sentencing and enforcement phases - to tackle the recurring problem of overcrowding in many prisons in Europe. More...

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Secretary General Jagland’s meeting with Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

Conseil de l'EuropeSecretary General Jagland today met with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. More...

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