Back All the news

Basic rights of LGBTI people are still flouted, says general rapporteur

“Over the last year we have seen regrettable setbacks in the situation of the daily lives of many LGBTI people in Europe,” said Piet De Bruyn, on the occasion of the Day against Homophobia and Transphobia. More

Political Affairs Committee Chair condemns the disproportionate use of force by the Israeli Army in Gaza

“I strongly condemn the disproportionate use of force by the Israeli Army. I join my voice to those asking for an international investigation,” said Mrs Oomen-Ruijten reacting to the escalation of violence in Gaza. More

Allegations of corruption within the Assembly: hearing of some members

At a meeting in Paris, the Committee on Rules of Procedure will hold a hearing of some of the PACE members mentioned in the report of the Independent Investigation Body on the allegations of corruption within the Assembly. More

Detainees with disabilities: guaranteeing accessibility and reasonable accommodation, providing for alternative sentences

Expressing concern about the situation of detainees with disabilities, the committee has denounced States’ failure to ensure accessibility and reasonable accommodation for their specific needs. More