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.
Ben Arous 27 november 2018
In 2008 Tunisia endorsed a national strategy to combat violence against women that is based on a...
Awareness-raising workshop: “Crossing perspectives on international instruments on children’s protection”Mohammedia 22 november 2018
In the framework of South Programme III, the Council of Europe organised on 22 November 2018, in...
Strasbourg 19-21 november 2018
The World Forum on Democracy 2018 was held during 19-21 November 2018 in Strasbourg, France. This...
* 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.