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STRASBOURG, 25 June 2012

Permanent Representation of the Republic of Croatia to the Council of Europe held a reception which celebrated National Day (25 June).

The reception gathered many distinguished guests, including Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjørn Jagland, President of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities Keith Whitmore, Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, diplomatic representatives of Member States of the Council of Europe, representatives of the City of Strasbourg and the Department of Bas-Rhin and other representatives of political, social, religious and cultural life in Strasbourg, as well as Croatian citizens from Strasbourg and its surroundings. The reception was also attended by members of the Delegation of Croatian Parliament to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.

The guests were welcomed by the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Croatia to the Council of Europe, Ambassador Anica Djamić.

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25 June 2011

Permanent Representation of the Republic of Croatia to the Council of Europe held a reception which celebrated National Day (25 June) and marked the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Constitutional Decision on the independence and sovereignty of the Republic of Croatia, as well as the adoption of the Declaration of independence and sovereignty of the Republic of Croatia. This year Croatia also celebrates the 15th anniversary of its membership in the Council of Europe.

 

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ZAGREB, 29 April 2011

President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu paid an official visit to Croatia of 28 to 29 April 2011.

On that occasion he met with his host, President of the Croatian Parliament Luka Bebić, as well as with the Croatian President Ivo Josipović, Croatian Prime Minister Jadranka Kosor and Croatian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration Gordan Jandroković.

Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu also met with Members of Parliament Frano Matušić, Neven Mimica, Vesna Pusić, Gordana Sobol and Nazif Memedi. The talks were also attended by the Members of Parliament Miljenko Dorić, Srećko Gvozden Flego and Karmela Caparin.

At the Faculty of Political Science, President of the Parliamentary Assembly gave a lecture entitled ''The challenges facing Europe and the role of the Council of Europe''.

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IZMIR, 27 April 2011

High level Conference on the Future of the European Court of Human Rights, Izmir, 26-27 April 2011

A High-level conference on the future of the European Court of Human Rights was held in Izmir (Turkey). The conference adopted the Izmir declaration and Follow-up plan, which build upon the 2010 Interlaken declaration.

The Izmir conference was intended to give new impetus to the reform process by adopting a number of measures to be taken to maintain the long-term effectiveness of the Convention system.

The Croatian delegation was led by Justice Minister Dražen Bošnjaković.

 

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STRASBOURG, 21 March 2011

A Handbook on European non-discrimination law was launched in Strasbourg on 21 March 2011, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

The Handbook was published jointly by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and the European Court of Human Rights, as the first such project between two institutions.

It is based on the case law of two European courts – the European Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg) and the European Court of Justice (Luxembourg). Currently it is available in English, French and German, but versions in almost all EU languages as well as in Croatian will follow shortly.

The Handbook can be downloaded from the FRA's website (http://fra.europa.eu).

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STRASBOURG, 2 February 2011

Ambassador Anica Djamić new Thematic Co-ordinator on Children (TC-ENF)

At the meeting of the Committee of the Ministers' Deputies, held on 2 February 2011, Ambassador Anica Djamić, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Croatia to the Council of Europe, was entrusted with the position of Thematic Co-ordinator on Children (TC-ENF). She will take up her respective duty in May 2011.

The appointment of Ambassador Anica Djamić as Thematic Co-ordinator on Children is a confirmation of an active role of the Republic of Croatia in the Council of Europe, as well as of a special contribution of the Republic of Croatia to the protection of children rights at European level.

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STRASBOURG, 28 January 2011

Parliamentary Assembly Winter Session, Strasbourg, 24-28 January 2011

At the Winter Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), the Republic of Croatia was represented by members of the Delegation of Croatian Parliament to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe: Frano Matušić, Miljenko Dorić, Mirjana Ferić-Vac, Gvozden Srećko Flego, Mirando Mrsić and Marija Pejčinović Burić.

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STRASBOURG, 17 December 2010

The European Court of Human Right in Strasbourg has elected Nina Vajić as a new Section President. 

Judge Vajić is elected for a three-year term and will take up her respective duty on 1 February 2011.

Judge Vajić has been a Judge of the European Court of Human Rights since 1 November 1998 and a Section Vice-President since 1 February 2008.

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