Former Presidents of the Parliamentary Assembly

MICHELE NICOLETTI (2018) (Italy / Italie) STELLA KYRIAKIDES (2017) (Cyprus / Chypre) SIR ROGER GALE (2017)...

Previous sessions and standing committees

Previous sessions and standing committees Using its powers under the founding Statute, the Assembly can: Demand action from 47 European governments, who must jointly reply ...

Home: Political groups

Political groups There are six organised political groups within the Assembly: the Group of the European People's Party (EPP/CD) the Socialists, Democrats and Greens Group...

SG: Biography (Abstract)

Biography May 2006 – to 31 January 2011: Director General , Secretariat of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (deputizing for the Secretary General of the...

Structure: 4. Partners for democracy

Working structure Partners for democracy By its Resolution 1680 (2009) the Assembly decided to establish a "partner for democracy" status. This status aims at developing co-operation...

In Brief : History

Origins and history The idea of a united...

SG: Home

Secretary General of the Assembly Wojciech Sawicki On 29 September 2015, the Assembly re-elected Wojciech Sawicki to the post of Secretary General of the Assembly for a five-year term...

In Brief: Achievements, A nursery for political talent

A nursery for political talent Many members of the Assembly have gone on to attain high political office in their home countries, carrying Council of Europe values into the heart of...

In Brief: Achievements, Campaigning for change

Campaigning for change The Assembly has used its privileged links with national parliaments to drive forward Europe-wide campaigns on issues such as domestic violence or sexual abuse...