Video: Stop anti-Semitism!

Today the Council of Europe’s No Hate Speech Movement is organising an action day under the slogan “Stop Antisemitism!” to help counter hate speech towards Jewish people.

Podcast: World Forum For Democracy 2016 – An end to Radio Bla Bla

In this podcast, the introduction of live radio broadcasts at this year’s World Forum For Democracy, is the prelude to a wider discussion with Fatou Jagne Senghor, on how community radio is being used for the promotion of gender equality and human rights in Senegal.

Viewpoint: Tatia Chkhenkeli’s World Forum for Democracy report – “Education is an act of love”

In her first bulletin from this year’s World Forum for Democracy, Tatia Chkhenkeli reports from the opening session’s discussion on ‘Learning by doing – From preaching to practicing democracy.’

World Forum for Democracy 2016

Today, the three-day World Forum for Democracy gets underway with speeches from Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg and French Minister of Education, Higher Education and Research Najat Vallaud-Belkacem.

Video: An expert’s guide to Russian sculptor Vadim Sidur

Twentieth anniversary celebrations of Russia’s accession to the Council of Europe were headlined in October by an exhibition of the works of noted sculptor Vadim Sidur.