The first World Romani Congress held in London in 1971 asserted the Roma claim to be recognised as a fully-fledged people. It adopted a flag, an anthem and an International Roma Day: 8 April.
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In the framework of the Belgian Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers, the Council of Europe will participate in the 2015 edition of the Brussels Book Fair, which will be held from 26 February to 2 March this year (Tour & Taxis).
This fair is a major cultural event in Belgium and provides the...+ d'infos
The Council of Europe will present its new catalogue and latest publications at the Frankfurt International Book Fair (8-12 October 2014), the world’s largest event of its kind.
The fair brings the entire sector from all over the world together in a single venue: from publishers, booksellers, librarians, printers, authors, agents and journalists to readers. It is also a key forum for negotiating the sale of rights and co publishing...+ d'infos
The Council of Europe took part in the 6th edition of the legal book fair Salon du livre juridique which took place at the French Constitutionan Council in Paris on Saturday 11 October 2014, from 10am to 6pm).
This fair, organised by the Constitutional...+ d'infos
The Council of Europe will present its publications at the 23rd World Congress of Political Science, which theme this year is “Challenges of Contemporary Governance”. This congress, organised every second year by the International Political Science Association (IPSA/AISP), will take...+ d'infos
This publication presents the work carried out in 2013 by the different bodies and sectors of the Council of Europe, highlighting its particular strengths and achievements.
You can download the document here+ d'infos
European history as a common heritage in the Old Continent: the Council of Europe launches on "Europe Day" the first inter-active e-book on "Shared histories for a Europe without dividing lines".
At a time when many European countries are...+ d'infos
Over 100 people attended the book launch for Johan Callewaert’s The accession of the European Union to the European Convention on Human Rights which took place at ENA (Strasbourg) on Thursday 10 April.
The conference was opened by Ms Nadine Nicklaus, Deputy Director of...+ d'infos
Council of Europe Publishing will attend the 7th ECPR General Conference (European Consortium for Political Research) to take place at Sciences Po Bordeaux from 4 to 7 September 2013. During this event, it will present its recent catalogue and a selection of new titles related to the conference programme...+ d'infos
The Macedonian language translation of the book "The Council of Europe" has just been published in cooperation with the Information Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje.+ d'infos
The Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport (EPAS) organised the launch of the book on Autonomy of sport in Europe on Tuesday 4 May, at the salon Emeraude in the Meinau Stadium in Strasbourg, on the occasion of the joint meeting of its Governing Board and its Consultative Committee. In the presence of members of these...+ d'infos