Blondin presenting the report in debating chamber

Women in the armed forces: promoting equality, putting an end to gender-based violence

It is vital to step up efforts to prevent and combat harassment and violence against women in the armed forces. They should adopt and strictly apply a policy of zero ...

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Tineke Strik (Netherlands) – “Refugees are at risk in Greece”

“The European Union, supposedly based on solidarity, co-operation and respect for human rights and the rule of law, has failed to provide adequate support or to ensure that responsibility is shared ...

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SOCPACE New website !

Welcome to our new website! The Socialist Group in the Council of Europe renews its Web Site!!! In the communication and digital age the web allows us to be closer ...

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Guidelines for the observation of elections by the Parliamentary Assembly

Bearing in mind the objectives and the political nature of the Parliamentary Assembly’s observation missions as well as the problems deriving from the past co-operation arrangements with other international institutions, ...

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Reproductive health and women’s rights in Poland

Reproductive health and women’s rights in Poland Undersigned parliamentarians express their worries about current developments with regard to reproductive health and women’s rights in Poland. An initiative has been taken ...

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My summary on the Spring plenary of the Parliamentary Assembly of the COE (18-22 April 2016)

J’ai participé cette semaine à la session de printemps de l’Assemblée Parlementaire du Conseil de l’Europe (APCE) à Strasbourg. Cette session était particulièrement importante pour moi car je devais présenter ...

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