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List of sittings: 2018 - First part-session

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  • Monday, January 22, 2018 11:30-13:00 Sitting No.: 1 Edition closed
    • Opening of the part-session : Examination of the credentials / Election of the President of the Assembly / Election of the Vice-Presidents of the Assembly / Appointment of members of committees / Request(s) for current affairs debate or debate under urgent procedure / Adoption of the agenda / Approval of the minutes of proceedings of the Standing Committee

    • Debate : Progress report of the Bureau and the Standing Committee

  • Monday, January 22, 2018 15:00-17:00 Sitting No.: 2 Edition closed
    • Address : Communication from the Secretary General of the Council of Europe

    • Debate : Free debate

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018 10:00-13:00 Sitting No.: 3 Edition closed
    • Elections : Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights / Judges to the European Court of Human Rights

    • Debate : The protection and promotion of regional and minority languages in Europe

    • Address : HRH The Crown Princess of Denmark

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018 15:30-20:00 Sitting No.: 4 Edition closed
    • Elections (continued) : Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights / Judges to the European Court of Human Rights

    • Address : Communication from the Committee of Ministers

    • Debate : The need for a citizenship income

    • Debate : Humanitarian consequences of the war in Ukraine

  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018 10:00-13:00 Sitting No.: 5 Edition closed
    • [Possibly 2nd round] Elections : Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights / Judges to the European Court of Human Rights

    • Joint debate : Working towards a framework for modern sports governance / Good football governance

    • Address : Mr Serzh SARGSYAN, President of Armenia

  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018 15:30-20:00 Sitting No.: 6 Edition closed
    • [Possibly 2nd round] Elections : Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights / Judges to the European Court of Human Rights

    • Address : Mr Lars Løkke RASMUSSEN, Prime Minister of Denmark

    • Debate : The case for drafting a European Convention on the profession of lawyer

    • Debate : The honouring of obligations and commitments by Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018 10:00-13:00 Sitting No.: 7 Edition closed
    • Debate under urgent procedure or current affairs debate|Subject to a decision by the Assembly. :

    • Address : Mr Alexander Van der BELLEN, President of Austria

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018 15:30-20:00 Sitting No.: 8 Edition closed
    • Address : Annual activity report 2017 by the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights

    • Debate : The progress of the Assembly's monitoring procedure (January-December 2017) and the periodic review of the honouring of obligations by Estonia, Greece, Hungary and Ireland

    • Debate : Protecting children affected by armed conflicts

  • Friday, January 26, 2018 10:00-13:00 Sitting No.: 9 Edition closed
    • Debate : Jurisdictional immunity of international organisations and rights of their staff

    • Debate : Strengthening international regulations against trade in goods used for torture and the death penalty

    • Progress report : Progress report of the Bureau and the Standing Committee (continued)

    • Constitution of the Standing Committee :

    • Closure of the part-session :