Özlem Türköne

Özlem Piltanoğlu Türköne (born 9 October 1976, Ankara [1] ) is a Turkish columnist and politician of the Justice and Development Party . She was a member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) and a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) between 2007 and 2011. [2] She has been a columnist for Zaman and Today’s Zaman . Read More…

Through The Wild Web Woods

„Through the Wild Web Woods“ is an online game, produced under the Council of Europe program „Building a Europe for children with children“ , designed to help 7-10 year-olds understand the Internet and acquire the skills of Internet users . Read More…

Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge

The Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG) [1] or European Certificate in Irish is a set of examinations for adult learners of Irish. TEG is linked to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages ( Council of Europe , 2001). [2] It examines four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Examinations are currently available at five levels from Beginners 1 (A1) to Advanced 1 (C1) and are run internationally. In 2016 exams were held in Sydney, NY, Ottawa, and nationally in Ireland. There is the option for candidates for full examination (Lánchreidiúint) or just the oral examination (partial credit). Read More…

Secretary General of the Council of Europe

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe (French: Secretary General of the Council of Europe ) is appointed by the Parliamentary Assembly on the recommendation of the Committee of Ministers for a period of five years. The Council of Europe is set up in London on May 5, 1949, namely, to achieve greater unity between its member states and the United States. their common heritage and their economic and social progress. Read More…

Marina Schuster

Marina Schuster (born September 23, 1975) is a German politician of the liberal Free Democratic Party .

Political career

Schuster was a member of the Deutscher Bundestag for two consecutive terms, from 2005 to 2013. [1] In the 17th Legislative Term of the Bundestag, it was spokeswoman on human rights and humanitarian aid for the Free Democratic Party (FDP) parliamentary group. The present Committee on Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid, the Committee on Foreign Relations and the Humanitarian Aid Committee, both providing oversight on all activities of the German Foreign Office . During the first term, between 2005 and 2009, Schuster also served as a deputy member of the committees on consumer protection and home affairs. [2] Read More…

Revised European Charter on the Participation of Young People in Local and Regional Life

The Revised European Charter on the Participation of Young People in Local and Regional Life is an international policy document to promote youth participation at the local level. Since its adoption by the Congress of the Council of Europe in 2003 it has achieved wide recognition as a key reference policy document for the political participation of youth. [1] Read More…

Józef Retinger

Józef Hieronim Retinger (April 17, 1888 – June 12, 1960) was a Polish political adviser. He was a founder of the European Movement that would lead to the establishment of the European Union [1] and was involved in the founding of the Bilderberg Group . Read More…

Antonio Mario The Pergola

Antonio Mario La Pergola (13 November 1931, Catania – 19 July 2007, Rome ), Italian jurist, Advocate General and later Judge of the European Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg, President of the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. Read More…

Partial agreement

Partial agreement is a term used within the Council of Europe to a major activity of European cooperation that is organized by the Council of Europe but does not include all of its member states. This form of activity dates from a resolution adopted by the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers on 2 August 1951. citation needed ] The resolution for the adoption of agreements of a limited number of member states, without the participation of the remainder. Any expenditure would be made by the participating states alone. This form of variable geometry in inter-governmental cooperation has not been imitated by other international organizations. This form of cooperation also permits some activities to include non-European states as full-fledged participants. Read More…