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Protection of whistleblowers: a brief guide for implementing a national framework (2016)
(Council of Europe, 2015-01-01)
A framework to ensure that whistleblowers are protected by the law and that their public interest reports or disclosures are effectively acted upon will strengthen democratic societies based on human rights and the rule ...
Human rights and business – Recommendation CM/Rec(2016)3 of the committee of ministers to member States (2016)Droits de l’homme et entreprises - Recommandation CM/Rec(2016)3 du comité des ministres aux États membres (2016)
(Council of Europe, 2016-10-01)
Building on the 2011 UN Guiding Principles, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted Recommendation CM/Rec(2016)3 on human rights and business, a text that provides more specific guidance to assist member ...
Council of Europe action plan oprotecting refugee and migrant children in Europe (2017-2019)
(Council of Europe, 2017-05)
The mass arrivals of those seeking refuge in Europe from war and persecution, as well as the continuing movement of persons across the Mediterranean and Turkey, act as a constant reminder of the precarious situation refugee ...
The impact of the economic crisis and austerity measures on human rights in Europe (2016)L’impact de la crise économique et des mesures d’austérité sur les droits de l’homme en Europe (2016)
(Council of Europe, 2016-10-01)
People’s rights are ... threatened by the impact of the economic crisis and growing inequalities. ... European societies have suffered the effects of the recent economic crisis, which has deeply affected social cohesion ...
Guardian of human rights, democracy and the rule of law: activity report
(Council of Europe, 2014-05)
6th general report on GRETA'S activities (1 January to 31 december 2016) (2017)
(Publicity of Greta’s reports, 2017-01-01)
The Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings is responsible for evaluating the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings by the countries which ...
(Council of Europe, 2016-10-10)
Council of Europe Highlights 2016 provides a comprehensive overview of the Organisation’s work to promote human rights, democracy and the rule of law. Some of our activities generate substantial public and media attention, ...
Compendium of good practices on the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on action against trafficking in human beings (2016)
(Council of Europe, 2016-12-01)
The Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings was adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 3 May 2005, and entered into force on 1 February 2008. While building on ...
PDF - Comparative study on blocking, filtering and take-down of illegal internet content (2017)PDF - Etude comparative sur le blocage, le filtrage et le retrait de contenus illégaux sur internet (2017)
(Council of Europe, 2017-01-20)
Across the member states of the Council of Europe, both the blocking and removal of online material are frequently treated in a similar way. However, the existence or the lack of a legislative framework specifically targeted ...