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President Nicoletti praises excellent co-operation between PACE and Greece

Ending an official visit to Greece, PACE President Michele Nicoletti praised the excellent co-operation existing between the Council of Europe and Greece, especially at the parliamentary level. More

PACE President makes official visit to Greece

PACE President Michele Nicoletti is to make an official visit to Greece on 21-22 May, when he is due to meet, among others, the President, the Prime Minister and the Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament. More

Michele Nicoletti on the future of the Council of Europe: ‘Let’s concentrate on our core mission’

Michele Nicoletti, addressing a gathering of Council of Europe ministers in Denmark, has called on the organisation to “concentrate on our core mission, which is defending human rights, democracy and the rule of law”. More

The Independent External Investigation Body and PACE President met the press

The members of the Independent External Investigation Body and the Parliamentary Assembly President today met the press at the end of the Bureau meeting. The video recording of this press conference is now available. More

Michele Nicoletti: ‘The Convention provides a solid legal foundation for European unity’

“As a constitutional instrument of the European public order, the Convention provides a solid legal foundation for European unity,” said Michele Nicoletti, speaking at a conference in Copenhagen. More

Michele Nicoletti: ‘We must develop a morality of governance’

“We must spare no efforts to eradicate corruption from our political systems and develop a ‘morality of governance’ that merits the respect of our citizens,” said Michele Nicoletti. More