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PACE calls for child-friendly age assessment procedures for unaccompanied migrant children

The parliamentarians said that the development of a child-sensitive, holistic model of age assessment would enable European states to meet the needs of unaccompanied and separated children. More

PACE supports the modernisation of the Convention on the Protection of Personal Data

In order to address developments in information technologies, there is an urgent need to modernise the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, the Assembly said. More

Call to make the enforcement of parental responsibility decisions abroad “simpler and less costly”

The Assembly today called on European governments to make the enforcement of parental responsibility decisions abroad “simpler, speedier and less costly”. More

Stella Kyriakides: 'Co-operation and dialogue are needed to overcome the problems we are facing'

Addressing the PACE Standing Committee today in Copenhagen, at the invitation of the Folketing, Stella Kyriakides said the Danish Chairmanship was beginning at a "crucial moment" for the Council of Europe. More