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25/01/2024 | 18:29:37 Thank you, Mister Chairman. First of all, on behalf of my group, I would like to pay tribute to the quality and importance of the work of the rapporteurs. Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights enshrines the right to freedom of expression. As your reports attest, this fundamental right is in retreat today. The number of alerts registered by the Council of Europe's Platform for the Protection of Journalism has more than doubled in eight years. The coalition against SLAPPS in... 11/10/2023 | 19:05:01 Thank you, Mister Chairman. First of all, on behalf of my group, I would like to thank the Rapporteur for her excellent work. It is a long-awaited contribution regarding the living conditions of women with disabilities. Being a woman in our society already means being more exposed to moral, physical and sexual violence. In France, for example, 82% of domestic homicide victims are women. But what your report clearly shows is that the situation is even worse for women with disabilities. For... 25/01/2023 | 17:12:59 Thank you, Mr. President. First of all, I would like to congratulate the rapporteurs for their fascinating and remarkable work. We are in 2023, but guaranteeing women's rights and ensuring their safety is still not a given. According to the WHO, in 2021, more than one woman in three was a victim of physical or sexual violence, most often by her intimate partner. In my country, France, at least 106 women died last year at the hands of their partner or ex-partner. Our task remains immense. The... 13/10/2022 | 17:59:56 Thank you, Mister President. First of all, dear colleagues, I would like to say that I am very moved and honoured to speak for the first time in this illustrious Assembly. I am very happy to do so on the occasion of this beautiful report on women's rights in the world of sport. All the more so because, as the conclusion underlines, there are many similarities between the stereotypical treatment of sportswomen and that of women involved in politics. We particularly agree with the need to allow...