Georgios-Nikolaos Skourtis

CoE Chairperson

Grigorios Aspridis

CoE Secretary General

Council of Europe

The Council of Europe is the continent's leading human rights organization. It has 47 member states, including all 28 countries that compose the European Union. Membership is open to all European states that seek harmony, cooperation, and good governance, accepting the principle of the rule of law, and have the ability, as well as the will, to guarantee democracy, and the fundamental human rights and freedoms. Its greatest achievement is the European Convention on Human Rights, which all member states have signed and ratified.

The Czech Republic will hold the Chairmanship of the Council of Europe from May to November, 2017.

 

The topic to be discussed is:

Topic area A: Biomedicine & human rights: ethical challenges in the quest for scientific research promotion.

Member States

Albania
Andorra
Armenia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
fYRoM
Georgia
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Italy
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Moldova
Monaco
Montenegro
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russian Federation
San Marino
Serbia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine
United Kingdom

Partners

Canada
European Union
Holy See
Israel
Japan
Mexico
United States