Conference: UN meeting to tackle causes of sexist hate speech

Later today, the Council of Europe will join representatives from Cyprus, Bulgaria, Belgium, Andorra and Liechtenstein for a United Nations ‘side-event’ on fighting sexist hate speech.

Podcast: Alice Shaw – Why I want to win the European Prize for Eloquence

In this podcast, Alice Shaw gives an insight into her motivation, ahead of her winning contribution to this week’s European Prize for Eloquence.

Strasbourg conference to focus on media freedom, privacy and human rights

Next month, a free one day conference to discuss key aspects of media freedom, privacy and human rights, will take place in Strasbourg.

In conversation: Miro Griffiths on the rights of disabled people

Earlier today, educator, activist and former United Kingdom government adviser Miro Griffiths, set out some of the key issues of concern to disability rights activists in a Facebook text conversation.

Podcast: Bioethics and Europe’s brave new world of “designer” babies

In this podcast, European patient organisation representative Cor Oosterwijk, discusses the vexed question of how new genetic technologies should be used in human reproduction.