Court to rule on Portuguese child custody complaints

A decision is expected tomorrow in two child custody disputes involving the authorities in Portugal.

Court decision expected in Austrian procreation treatment dispute

The Grand Chamber hearing in the case of S.H. and others v. Austria (no. 57813/00) follows a complaint by two married couples who live in Austria. Suffering from infertility, they wish to use medically-assisted procreation techniques which are not allowed under Austrian law.

Athens set for Dosta launch

In this Greek language interview with humanrightseurope, Eleni Tsetsekou, a Council of Europe Roma expert, discusses the importance of the campaign for Greece.

History week: Podcast – The Norwegian classroom

The classroom experience of history once centred on division and conflict. This approach with its crude stereotypes, its jingoism and its rejection of others, reached a terrifying nadir during the Second World War and the Jewish Holocaust.

The European Court of Human Rights – facts and figures (2011)

For over 50 years the Court’s rulings have resulted in numerous changes to domestic legislation and helped to strengthen the rule of law throughout the wider Europe.