25/06/2019 | 12:31:44 Thank you, Madam Chair. I would like to thank all the colleagues for their contribution to this debate. I think it helps me to gain insight, on the one hand; on the other hand, I would like to start with mentioning something on the economisation as to the organisation of the Council of Europe in recent years. This organisation is already, since 8 years, under continuous reorganisation to sober up its expenses. It was not helpful that a zero nominal growth was introduced. Staff has to be paid and... 25/06/2019 | 11:35:16 Thank you, Chair. Dear colleagues, This is the last time that I will present the reports to this assembly. This time, I will do so as your General Rapporteur on the budgets of the Council of Europe and the Parliamentary Assembly and budgets are my favorite subject. Colleagues, following the acceptance by a large majority of my reports on the budgets of the Council of Europe and our Parliamentary Assembly in the Rules Committee, in Paris on 3 June, and my constructive meeting with representatives... 24/06/2019 | 16:56:42 Thank you, Madam Chair. Dear colleagues, I'm against the illegal annexation of Crimea. I'm against the presence of Russians in East Ukraine and I am against the downing of airplane MH17. From January 2018, I have been involved in the work of the Committee on the role and mission of the PACE and in the follow-up work in the Rules Committee. With differing views, we work hard for the realisation of the De SUTTER report. I started my work unbiased and with an open mind. Quite soon I asked myself th...
07/06/2019 | Doc. 14903 | Report Budget and priorities of the Council of Europe for the biennium 2020-2021 07/06/2019 | Doc. 14901 | Report Expenditure of the Parliamentary Assembly for the biennium 2020-2021 10/04/2019 | Doc. 14867 | Committee Opinion Role and mission of the Parliamentary Assembly: main challenges for the future 25/03/2019 | Doc. 14847 | Report Laundromats: responding to new challenges in the international fight against organised crime, corruption and money laundering 26/03/2018 | Doc. 14516 | Report Fighting organised crime by facilitating the confiscation of illegal assets
24/04/2019 | Doc. 14819 | Written declaration Attacks on civil society, independent media and opposition in the Republic of Moldova must end 24/04/2019 | Doc. 14820 | Written declaration Assistance funds for the judiciary in Kazakhstan: need for an audit 12/04/2019 | Doc. 14878 | Motion for a resolution Addressing the issue of Daesh foreign fighters and their families returning from Syria and other countries to the member States of the Council of Europe 12/04/2019 | Doc. 14879 | Motion for a resolution Alleged violations of LGBTI+ rights in the Caucasus region 07/03/2019 | Doc. 14839 | Motion for a resolution Legal aspects of "autonomous" vehicles
28/06/2019 | Doc. 14909, vote on the draft text for resolution Pushback policies and practice in Council of Europe member States 28/06/2019 | Doc. 14909, vote on the draft text for recommendation Pushback policies and practice in Council of Europe member States 26/06/2019 | Doc. 14895, vote on the draft text for resolution Ending coercion in mental health: the need for a human rights-based approach 26/06/2019 | Doc. 14895, vote on the draft text for recommendation Ending coercion in mental health: the need for a human rights-based approach 26/06/2019 | Doc. 14922, vote on the draft text for resolution Challenge, on substantive grounds, of the still unratified credentials of the parliamentary delegation of the Russian Federation