Council of Europe

  • Enforcing the Rule of Law: The Case of Poland

    Enforcing the Rule of Law: The Case of Poland

    January 22, 2016

    After the Law and Justice Party (PiS) took control over the presidency in May 2015 and won a clear majority in Poland’s last parliamentary elections in October 2015, the new conservative PiS government quickly expanded its control over the media and judiciary. They did so by introducing controversial amendments to laws, which were first passed through the Sejm: the Polish Parliament and then approved by the Senate and Poland’s new President Duda.

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  • Poster: Human Rights Come on!

    Human Rights. Come on!

    September 6, 2013

    Poster of the Council of Europe to call attention for Human Rights. Image: Besides the slogan “Human rights come on! the poster shows a jumping figure and a bird with boots.

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  • Post by the Councel of Europe conecerning Human rights.

    Urgence, Les Droit de L’Homme

    September 6, 2013

    Poster of The Council of Europe (Conseil de L’Europe). Image: Figure balancing on a broken tightrope.

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