Standing Committee to look at combating violence against women

The Standing Committee will meet in Paris on 1st March. After an address by Liliane Maury Pasquier, the parliamentarians will hold an exchange of views with the President of the experts on Action against Violence against Women. More

PACE rapporteurs strongly condemn death sentences issued in Jordan

Titus Corlăţean and Mogens Jensen strongly condemn the death sentences recently issued in Jordan and call on the Jordanian authorities "not to implement any death sentence". More

Rapporteur calls on Russian authorities to drop charges against journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva

Lord George Foulkes, PACE General Rapporteur on media freedom, has expressed concern over police actions against the Russian journalist Svetlana Prokopyeva, detained over her comments on a suicide bombing. More

Conference in Helsinki on the effects of artificial intelligence on human rights, democracy and the rule of law

Liliane Maury Pasquier will participate in a conference on the impacts of artificial intelligence on human rights, democracy and the rule of law, organised by the Council of Europe and the Finnish Presidency of the Committee of Ministers. More

Rapporteur strongly condemns death sentences issued in Gaza

Titus Corlăţean, PACE General Rapporteur on the abolition of the death penalty, has strongly condemned the death sentences recently issued in the Hamas-run Gaza strip (Palestinian Authority).  More

Basic income: a lever to create decent living conditions for all

“Social Justice Day is a moment to pause and think about what our society should do so that all citizens can enjoy decent living conditions. I am convinced that basic income can be part of the answer,” said Stefan Schennach. More

PACE to observe the parliamentary elections in the Republic of Moldova

Chisinau (Republic of Moldova) © Shutterstock A PACE delegation will travel to the Republic of Moldova from 22 to 25 February to observe the conduct of the parliamentary elections, alongside observers from the OSCE-PA, the EP and the OSCE-ODIHR. More

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