Ensuring sustainable democratic governance and human rights in the Southern Mediterranean is not just the name of the third phase of the South Programme for the period 2018-2020, but it is also its core mission.
Since 2012, the South Programme, financed by the European Union and the Council of Europe and implemented by the latter, has been working with Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia and Palestine* to ensure the respect for human rights and the rule of law, and enhance democratic governance in accordance with international and European standards.
Cairo 14-15 May 2019
Following a request made by the Vice-President of the State Council of Egypt, Judge Mohamed...
Tunis 26 april 2019
As part of the World Forum on gender equality held in Tunis from 24 to 26 April, the Council of...
Towards a child-friendly justice for children victims of sexual violence: second Steering Committee meeting of the projectTunis 2 May 2019
In the context of Tunisia’s accession procedure to the Council of Europe Convention on Protection...
* This designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual positions of Council of Europe and European Union member States on this issue.