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Choice of an emblem for the Council of Europe

Recommendation 56 (1953)

Author(s):
Parliamentary Assembly
Origin
This Recommendation was adopted by the Assembly at its twenty-third Sitting, on 25th September, 1953 (see Doc. 198, Report of the Committee on Rules of Procedure and Privileges).
Thesaurus

The Assembly,

Having adopted as its emblem an azure flag bearing a circle of fifteen stars or,

Recommends that the Committee of Ministers

a adopt the same emblem as the symbol of the Council of Europe as a whole;
b instruct the Secretary-General to enter into negotiations with the other European institutions to ensure that the emblems adopted by them shall have features similar to that adopted by the Council of Europe.