Policies

Presentation of the Manifesto in Turin

Turin, 18th April 2013 – The Manifesto of Aubervilliers and Saint-Denis was presented in the closing session of the seminar ‘RassicurAzioni – Projects, actions and strategies for the safety of the local community’, organised by the province of Turin. Samanta … More

European Citizens’ Initiative “30km/h – making streets liveable”

 Paris, April 2013 – Throughout Europe, environmentalists, safety campaigners and community organisations have come together to encourage one million European citizens to sign a petition that could see a Europe-wide 30km/h speed limit in residential areas. A manifesto has been co-written … More

The Italian Forum, the national association of Italian local authorities and the association Avviso Publico sign a pact of collaboration against organised crime

Bologna, Italy, 20 March 2013 – The Italian Forum for Urban Security (FISU) the National Association of Italian local authorities (ANCI), and the association Avviso Pubblico, which promotes the training of civil servants in fighting the Mafia and a “culture … More

Poverty-induced immigration within the EU, a central theme of the last Efus Executive Committee meeting

Paris, 27 March 2013 – Poverty-induced immigration within the EU and notably from Romania and Bulgaria, two countries whose citizens will be able to live and work freely in EU countries from the 1st January 2014, was the focus of discussions … More

“Journal”: the new weekly web tv magazine of the Council of Europe

The Council of Europe has launched in January a web television weekly magazine dedicated to the work of the Council in the areas of human rights, democracy and rule of law. The objectives of this initiative are to improve understanding … More