PACE President Anne Brasseur meets with the Speaker of the Russian State Duma

PACE President Anne Brasseur met today with the Speaker of the Russian State Duma, Sergey Naryshkin, together with the leaders of the Parliamentary Assembly’s political groups. More

59 Presidents of Parliament to gather for Oslo Summit

Presidents of Parliament from the 47 Council of Europe member states, as well as many neighbouring and observer countries, will meet on 11 and 12 September in Oslo, on the occasion of a conference organised by the Storting and the PACE.  More

PACE President makes official visit to Romania

Anne Brasseur will make an official visit to Romania on 3-5 September. She is due to meet in Bucharest, notably, the President of the Chamber of Deputies, the President of the Senate and the Prime Minister. More

Three nominees for the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2014

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock B'Tselem Israeli Information Center for Human Rights (Israel), Jesuit Refugee Service (Malta) and Anar Mammadli (Azerbaijan) are the three candidates shortlisted in Prague today for this Prize. More

Concern about reports of growing escalation of the conflict in Ukraine

“I am gravely concerned by the reports of escalation of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine and its implications for the two member states of the Council of Europe, Russia and Ukraine,” said Anne Brasseur. More

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