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National parliaments: guaranteeing implementation of the Convention and of the ECtHR judgments

The Assembly is organising a fifth capacity-building seminar which aim is to involve to a greater extent legal advisors in the process of engaging national parliaments in the implementation of the Convention. More

Amman conference on the economic potential of diasporas

The Parliamentary Network on Diaspora Policies will hold its next regional conference in Amman, Jordan, on 18 September. The meeting will focus on the topic “the economic potential of diasporas”. More

Follow up to the PACE project on national parliaments as guarantors of human rights in Europe

The “5th Parliamentary Conference on implementing standards of the European Convention on Human Rights: key role of national parliaments” will be held on 9 September in Riga, at the invitation of the Latvian Parliament. More

Capacity-building seminar on the parliamentary oversight of public policies

Staff from Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada took part in a capacity-building seminar on the parliamentary oversight of public policies, organised in Budapest on 20-21 May by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. More

Implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights: key role of parliament

The role of the Ukrainian Parliament (Verkhovna Rada) in implementing judgments of the European Court of Human Rights was the focus of a capacity-building seminar on 21-22 March 2019 in Strasbourg. More

Six ways parliaments can ensure human rights standards are better applied in member States

The latest in a series of seminars aimed at helping national parliaments to implement the standards of the European Convention on Human Rights took place in Budapest this week. More