Nominations for the 2016 Council of Europe Raoul Wallenberg Prize

Send in your nominations now for the €10,000 Council of Europe Raoul Wallenberg Prize, which rewards extraordinary humanitarian achievements by a single individual, a group of individuals or an organisation.

Azerbaijan: Jagland says country “cannot continue like this,” after journalist murder

A return to dialogue and trust between civil society and national authorities should follow the tragic murder of prominent Azerbaijan journalist Rasim Aliyev, Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland said today.

Thorbjørn Jagland: Moldova is on the brink of becoming Europe’s next security crisis

In a New York Times article published today, Thorbjørn Jagland expresses his fears that Moldova could become Europe’s next security crisis.

Turkey: Jagland urges end to violence to save peace process

Rising tensions in Turkey endanger the peace process, Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland warned today.

Ukraine: October deadline for International Advisory Panel report on Odesa violence inquiry

The International Advisory Panel (IAP) on Ukraine revealed today that it plans to adopt its report on the inquiry into the events of 2 May by the end of October 2015.