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2012 IN BRIEF


 

You can access the calendar of the Council of Europe events scheduled in 2012 by clicking on monthly overviews.

SEPTEMBER

Date tbc           Baku   
Internet Governance Forum

Date tbc           Strasbourg       
Medicrime Conference

Date tbc           Strasbourg       
European Commission against Racism and Intolerance : publication of reports on Croatia and Sweden

3-4 September, Durrës (Albania)
Exchange on religious dimension of intercultural dialogue 

3-6 September, Tirana
Cross-sectoral seminar "Promotion of human rights at local level"
With the participation of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities

4 September, Naples (Italy)
The Intercultural Cities joint programme of the Council of Europe and the European Commission will organise an event to present the intercultural approach to integration on the occasion of the World Urban Forum taking place from 1 to 7 September.

5-6 September, Tirana
Human Rights Commissioner, Nils Mui┼żnieks will attend the Tribute by European young people to those who saved the honour of humanity

10 September, Kyiv
Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland will meet President Viktor Yanukovych and Foreign Minister Kostyantyn Gryshchenko, and address a conference on the implementation of the Council of Europe action plan for Ukraine.
Contacts: Daniel Höltgen, Spokesperson of the Secretary General Tel.: +33 3 90 21 50 20 ; Mobile: +33 6 68 29 87 51
Estelle Steiner, Council of Europe Media officer Tel.: +33 3 88 41 33 35 ; Mobile: +33 6 08 46 01 57

10-11 September, Brussels
GRETA meeting, plus reports on human trafficking in the UK and Montenegro
Contact: Andrew Cutting, tel. +32 485 21 72 02

11 September
Nils Mui┼żnieks , Commissioner for Human Rights, will publish a report following his visit to Austria on 4-6 June
Contact: Stefano Montanari, Office of the Commissioner, Tel. +33 3 88 41 35 38

11-12 September, Tbilisi
A delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) will make a pre-electoral visit.

13-16 September, Budapest
The Council of Europe's Group Media Against Racism in Sport (MARS) will organise a Media Encounter

15-19 September, Strasbourg
Council of Europe's Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) will meet in plenary.

16 September, Strasbourg
Open Door Day at the European Youth Centre Strasbourg

17-18 September, Lisbon
Intercultural Cities programme will organise a meeting on safety and neighbouring development.

17-21 September, Strasbourg
Executive training, qualifying seminar organised by the Pompidou Group

18-19 September, Strasbourg
Group of experts on the Bern Convention will meet.

19-21 September, Vienna 
Council of Europe Conference of Ministers of Justice

20 September, Vienna 
Official publication of the CEPEJ's Evaluation report on judicial systems of the 47 member states within the framework of the Conference of the Ministers of Justice of the CoE

20-21   Strasbourg       
PACE: European Conference of Presidents of Parliament

20-21 September, Paris
Bureau of the Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape

20-22 September, Mollina (Spain)
Expert meeting Indicators Intercultural Dialogue
Dates to be confirmed.

21-23 September, Barcelona
Summer school with the Spanish Intercultural cities network

24-25   St Petersburg   
Council of Europe Conference of Ministers responsible for Youth on " Young people’s access to rights: development of innovative youth policies in Europe”Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).

26  September
European Day of LanguagesUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).

End September, Strasbourg
Launch of the European Alliance of cities and regions for Roma inclusion