Committee of Ministers

Declaration of the Committee of Ministers on the Resolution on a moratorium on the death penalty at the United Nations


Déclaration du Comité des Ministres sur la Résolution sur un moratoire sur la peine de mort aux Nations Unies
Committee of Ministers 
Strasbourg, 21 November 2012 - The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe welcomes the adoption by an unprecedented number of States within the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly of a draft Resolution calling for a global moratorium on the use of the death penalty.





Read also:

General Assembly Will Call for Moratorium on Executions, with View to Abolishing Death Penalty, under Terms of Resolution Approved by Third Committee (press release)




Secretary General
Secretary General and Irish Foreign Minister Charles Flanagan discuss human rights in Europe
Charles Flanagan and Thorbjørn Jagland 

Other news

Press Releases