FR - 75355 - Paris cedex 07 SP
Working language: French
15/11/2021 - Legal Affairs and Human Rights General Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders concerned by the possible closure of ‘Memorial’ 26/07/2021 - Legal Affairs and Human Rights Belarus: PACE rapporteur condemns campaign against civil society 03/06/2021 - Legal Affairs and Human Rights Statement by a rapporteur on the arrest of Andrei Pivoravov 21/04/2021 - Session PACE urges use of ‘Magnitsky laws’ and universal jurisdiction to bring human rights abusers to justice in Belarus 23/03/2021 - Legal Affairs and Human Rights Perpetrators of serious human rights violations in Belarus must be brought to justice
15/03/2022 | 12:39:27 Thank you, Madam President. The skies over Europe have darkened, reminding us with dread that we are not immune to the return of the tyrannies and power grabs that have so fatally marked the history of our continent. The aggression of Vladimir Putin's Russia on the Ukrainian people is an ignominy, and it began in 2014 with the annexation of Crimea. We suspended and then reintegrated Russia, all for this. On 2 March, the rights of representation of the Russian Federation were suspended again... 26/01/2022 | 10:54:56 Thank you, Mr President. I take this opportunity to congratulate you on your election. Dear colleagues, Mr Rapporteur, Beyond the traditional economic and political issues, the governance of soccer also involves ethical and human rights issues. I would like to begin by welcoming the report by our colleague, Lord George FOULKES, which underlines the global issues of this globally popular sport, whose influence among our fellow citizens has never been so strong. In every country in the world... 21/04/2021 | 12:38:01 Thank you, Mr President. Dear colleagues, I would first like to thank you for your very committed remarks, which are very powerful messages to the Belarusian people, who must know that they are not alone in their demand for fundamental rights and freedoms and in their aspiration to democracy. Many things have been said, particularly about these violations of human rights; I am obviously thinking of the acts of torture and arbitrary detentions, which have been very well described, but also of... 21/04/2021 | 11:17:52 Thank you, Mister President. Dear Colleagues, I would first like to highlight the work of my colleague who has just spoken on the urgent need for electoral reform in Belarus and to congratulate him on his work. Dear colleagues, We have all followed with great attention the courageous protest and peaceful resistance of the Belarusian people after the rigged presidential election last August. A protest movement in which women played a crucial role, led by the opposition candidate Svetlana... 20/04/2021 | 17:20:40 Madam President, Ladies and gentlemen, The drama of Nagorno-Karabakh is not over and will not be over as long as one citizen remains unduly imprisoned. Human rights are not abstractions. They cannot be negotiated, they cannot be manipulated, but, above all, they commit each Member State, not by mere declarations but, above all, by actions. On 9 November 2020, the tripartite agreement that was supposed to put an end to the hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh should have led, under paragraph 8, to...
01/04/2021 | Doc. 15256 | Report Human rights violations in Belarus require an international investigation 06/01/2021 | Doc. 15205 | Report Restrictions on NGO activities in Council of Europe member States 26/10/2020 | Doc. 15174 | Committee Opinion Rights and obligations of NGOs assisting refugees and migrants in Europe
20/05/2022 | Doc. 15476 | Written declaration Ukraine: human rights and humanitarian law must be respected 17/03/2022 | Doc. 15479 | Motion for a resolution The role of the Council of Europe in preventing human suffering resulting from international armed conflicts: different stages of conflict prevention and best practices to be employed 17/03/2022 | Doc. 15482 | Motion for a resolution Providing a comprehensive response to the SLAPPs issue 11/03/2022 | Doc. 15476 | Written declaration Ukraine: human rights and humanitarian law must be respected 25/02/2022 | Doc. 15461 | Motion for a resolution Reconsideration of previously ratified credentials of the parliamentary delegation of the Russian Federation
27/04/2022 | Doc. 15506, vote on the draft text for resolution Consequences of the Russian Federation's continued aggression against Ukraine: role and response of the Council of Europe 27/04/2022 | Doc. 15506, vote on the draft text for recommendation Consequences of the Russian Federation's continued aggression against Ukraine: role and response of the Council of Europe 15/03/2022 | Doc. 15477, vote on the draft text for opinion Consequences of the Russian Federation's aggression against Ukraine 26/01/2022 | Doc. 15430, vote on the draft text for resolution Football governance: business and values 26/01/2022 | Doc. 15430, vote on the draft text for recommendation Football governance: business and values