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25/04/2022 | 18:58:48 Thank you, Mr President. Colleagues, Thank you I will say to the rapporteurs for a very important report. As we can read in the report, exposure of children to pornographic content is a growing concern in Europe and across the whole world. Children, in some cases at a very young age, access and share pornographic content at home, at school or with friends in their neighbourhoods or online.  A Swedish survey shows that a large majority of the Swedish people want a legislation that restricts... 03/10/2019 | 15:54:08 Thank you, Madame President.  Colleagues, The Council of Europe was established 70 years ago to rebuild trust and co-operation between peoples, to protect and promote the fundamental rights of everyone living in our continent, without discrimination, and we have this week celebrated the anniversary. Nevertheless, we have a long way to go to reach fundamental rights for all. In Sweden, we celebrate now a hundred years of democracy. The decision when all men and women get the right to vote... 25/06/2019 | 18:09:19 President, dear colleagues, first of all I would like to say thank you for your excellent report. In Sweden, every fourth woman will at some point in her life be exposed to violence in a close relationship. Around 100,000 young people are estimated to live under the oppression of honour. Men's violence against women and honour-related violence and oppression are serious problems for the whole of society, and can never be accepted. Countering such violence is a high priority for the Swedish...