22 juin 2019

Várpalota conference: Smart, democratic and inclusive cities

Conseil de l'EuropeFaced with rapid urbanisation, climate change and increasing pressure on city services, including transport and healthcare, European cities must adapt by developing smart-city technologies. The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities has organised a conference on this topic, entitled "Smart Cities: Democratic and Inclusive Cities", which will be held on 14 June 2019 in Várpalota, Hungary. More...

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Screening of persons working with refugee children insufficient to protect them from sexual abuse

Conseil de l'EuropeEuropean states have only partially implemented recommendations of 2017 to protect children affected by the refugee crisis from sexual exploitation and sexual abuse, concluded an evaluation report adopted by the Council of Europe’s Lanzarote Committee at its latest meeting and published today. More...

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Implementing ECHR judgments: Latest decisions from the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers

Conseil de l'EuropeThe latest case-by-case decisions on the implementation of judgments and decisions from the European Court of Human Rights have been published by the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers. More...

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Roma and Travellers’ history in school curricula: working towards a recommendation on their inclusion

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Council of Europe’s Committee of Experts on Roma and Traveller Issues (CAHROM) will be working towards one of the priorities of the French Presidency of the Committee of Ministers at its meeting from 11 to 14 June in Toulouse. More...

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New anti-racism commission reports on Ireland, the Netherlands, Romania, and Slovenia

Conseil de l'EuropeThis week the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) has published new reports on Ireland, the Netherlands, Romania, and Slovenia, as well as conclusions on seven other countries. More...

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GRETA publishes second report on Finland

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) has published today its second evaluation report on Finland. The report assesses developments since the publication of GRETA’s first evaluation report on Finland in March 2015 as regards the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings. More...

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Implementing European Court of Human Rights judgments

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers is holding its quarterly meeting to oversee the execution of judgments and decisions from the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg from 4 to 6 June. More...

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Committee on Bioethics organises seminar on public debate

Conseil de l'EuropeThe Committee on Bioethics (DHBIO) organises, under the auspices of the French Presidency of the Committee of Ministers, a High-level seminar on public debate as a tool for the governance of new technologies. More...

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Congress to observe Istanbul mayoral repeat election on 23 June

Conseil de l'EuropeFollowing the decision taken on 6 May by the Turkish Supreme Election Council to cancel the 31 March election of the Mayor of Istanbul and at the invitation of the Turkish authorities, a delegation from the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe will observe the re-run of the mayoral election on 23 June 2019. More...

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Fight against corruption in Latvia: Anti-corruption group regrets lack of progress

Conseil de l'EuropeIn a report published today on corruption prevention in Latvia in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors, the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption group (GRECO) regrets the lack of measures concerning regulation on lobbying, parliamentary ethics and conflicts of interest. More...

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