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Standing Committee to meet in Strasbourg

At the meeting of the Standing Committee on 29 November, the parliamentarians will hold an exchange of views with the Georgian Minister of Foreign Affairs, David Zalkaliani, who will chair the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers. More

President welcomes the priorities of the Georgian chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers

In her opening speech to the Standing Committee in Strasbourg, Liliane Maury Pasquier has welcomed the priorities of the Georgian chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers. More

Georgian Foreign Minister presents his country’s Chairmanship priorities

Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani presented the priorities of the Georgian Chairmanship of the Council of Europe during an exchange of views with the members of the Standing Committee. More

Member States should review their regulatory frameworks for digital platforms

The Parliamentary Assembly today expressed its concern at the digital platforms phenomenon and recommended that member States review national legislation and implement additional regulation. More

PACE encourages the implementation of Recommendation on human rights and business

PACE has called on member States to implement the UN Guidelines and CM/Rec(2016)3, as the issue of businesses responsibilities for human rights abuses is now widely recognised. More

PACE welcomes steps taken by Interpol to end abuse, but says more can be done

PACE has welcomed recent steps taken by Interpol to end the abuse of Red Notices and Wanted Persons Diffusions, but says more needs to be done to improve transparency and accountability. More