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The Parliamentary Campaign to End Immigration Detention of Children At a glance [10/08/2017] Strasbourg (France), Committee of Ministers News: International conference "Immigration...
The Award Ceremony The Prize is awarded at a ceremony which takes place in Strasbourg on the Monday of the Autumn Session of the Parliamentary Assembly, usually in late September or early...
The Selection Panel The Selection Panel of the Prize is composed of the President of the Assembly (or a person designated by him/her) and six independent persons (who cannot be current...
Who can be nominated? Individuals or non-governmental institutions active in the defence of human rights can be nominated for the Prize.
Conference in honour of the Prizewinner The Václav Havel Library will organise, at a later date, an international conference in Prague in honour of the Prizewinner. Timetable for 2017: ...
The Prize The Václav Havel Human Rights Prize is awarded each year by the PACE in partnership with the Václav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation to reward outstanding civil society...
Václav Havel Human Rights Prize
Submission of nominations Nominations for the Prize should be addressed to the Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly and be signed by at least five sponsors, other than the nominee,...
Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2017: call for nominations The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), in partnership with the Vaclav Havel Library and the Charta 77...
Winners of the Prize 2016: Nadia Murad 2015: Ludmilla Alexeeva 2014: Anar Mammadli 2013: Ales Bialiatski
Political groups There are five organised political groups within the Assembly: the Group of the European People's Party (EPP/CD) the Socialist, Democrats and Greens Group...
Did you know? Whilst it is normal that the Assembly elects its President and Vice-Presidents, it also carries out a series of other elections, a characteristic that reinforces its...
In brief Achievements Powers History
Handbook and procedure Rules of Procedure of the Assembly , (June 2017), Rules Statute of the Council of Europe (June 2015) Members Handbooks: English , French , ...