Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe

Type: Organization
Name: Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 2 reports

Africa set for Free Trade Area launch December

THE long awaited journey to unite the whole continent into a single African state is expected to be flagged off in December, with the establishment of one large borderless Free Trading Area (FTA).The proposed FTA move is expected to knit together the ... [Published Daily News TSN - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tripartite FTA Gets Nod

[The Herald]The Tripartite Sectoral Committee of Ministers meeting in Bujumbura, Burundi from October 24-25 2014, agreed that the Tripartite Summit of Heads of State and Government to be held in Egypt in mid-December 2014 would launch the Tripartite Free ... [Published AA ZIMBABWE - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

East, Southern Africa To Launch Free Trade Zone

VENTURES AFRICA – In a move that will certainly heighten regional trading and integration regionally and continentally, ministers from the regional blocs of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA), East African Community (EAC) and the ... [Published Ventures Africa - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

President Ilham Aliyev: Many people live in tolerance in Azerbaijan

The First Global Forum on Youth Policies is a very important event for us, President Ilham Aliyev said today at the First Global Forum on Youth Policies in Baku.The head of state said that youth policy, art and culture are connected with each other:“Azerbaijan ... [Published News.Az - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Reporters without Borders appeals to President of France to raise issue of human rights violations in Azerbaijan

Secretary General of the international human rights organization "Reporters without Borders" Christophe Deloire wrote an open letter to the head of the French government calling to raise the issue of human rights violations in the country, the release ... [Published PANORAMA.am - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 2 reports

Ghana hosts first global youth forum in Azerbaijan

Ghana's Ministry of Youth and Sports will host the 2014 Global Forum on Youth in Baku, Azerbaijan, from Tuesday, October 28, 2014.The forum is convened by the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth together with UNDP, UNESCO and the Council ... [Published Joy FM - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

EAC, COMESA and SADC to Launch Free Trade Zone

By Jean-Pierre BucyensengeMinisters from the regional blocs of East African Community (EAC), the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have agreed to launch a tripartite Free Trade ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 2 reports

“Reporters without Borders” calls on François Hollande to raise press freedom issue during meeting with Aliyev

YEREVAN, OCTOBER 27, ARMENPRESS: Secretary-General of “Reporters without Borders” non-profit organisation Christophe Deloire has sent an open letter to French President François Hollande. In the letter he calls on President Hollande to pay attention to ... [Published Armenpress - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Africa’s largest free trade area to launch in December

Delegates from 26 countries of three main trading blocs in Africa have agreed to launch the continent’s largest free trade area in December during their Heads of States Summit in Egypt.The Tripartite Free Trade Area (FTA), comprising the East African ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 1 reports

President Ilham Aliyev received the President of the European Court of Human Rights

Baku, October 24, AzerTAcPresident of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received President of the European Court of Human Rights Dean Spielmann.President of the European Court of Human Rights Dean Spielmann stressed the importance of the Baku-hosted ... [Published Azartac - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

DEFENCE, FOREIGN MINISTER OF AFRICA'S GREAT LAKES REGION DISCUSS DRC SITUATION

LUANDA, Oct 21 (NNN-ANGOP) -- The Committee of Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defence of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) is meeting in Luanda in order to discuss the military and security situation in the eastern Democratic ... [Published NAM News Network - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 4 reports

McNamara raises Azerbaijan human rights record at Council of Europe

Speaking today at a session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Clare Labour TD Michael McNamara asked the Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan if the organisation's reputation had been damaged or enhanced by Azerbaijan's recent Chairmanship, ... [Published Noodls - Oct 02 2014]

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"We have made significant progress in negotiations on trade in goods, and we now need to expedite negotiations on trade-related areas, including trade in services, intellectual property and competition policy to ensure equity, among all citizens of the wider region.” -- NNN-NEW VISION"
"The Tripartite FTA popularly known as the Grand Free Trade Area, will be the largest economic bloc on the continent and the launching pad for the establishment of the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) in 2017" reads part of the statement, signed by Sindiso Ngwenya, Comesa secretary-general and chairperson of the Comesa-EAC-SADC Tripartite Taskforce
..." He said: "The establishment of this unofficial group is not in accordance with international law, and shows disrespect to the national sovereignty of an important partner of the EU, which is also a member of the UN Security Council and is currently Chair of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe."
...by the authorities, and such reprisals are incompatible with international human rights standards the Azerbaijani authorities claim to adhere to, " said David Diaz-Jogeix, Director of Programmes of ARTICLEARTICLE 19."

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COMESA, EAC and SADC to launch FTA [Published Zambia Post - 3 hours ago]
Africa set for Free Trade Area launch December [Published Daily News TSN - Oct 30 2014]
East and Southern Africa regions endorsed the l... [Published Mbendi - Oct 29 2014]
Tripartite FTA Gets Nod [Published AA ZIMBABWE - Oct 29 2014]
East, Southern Africa To Launch Free Trade Zone [Published Ventures Africa - Oct 29 2014]
President Ilham Aliyev: Many people live in tol... [Published News.Az - Oct 29 2014]
TRIPARTITE FREE TRADE AREA TO BE LAUNCHED DECEM... [Published NAM News Network - Oct 29 2014]
COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite FTA to be launched m... [Published Government of Mauritius - Oct 28 2014]
Reporters without Borders appeals to President ... [Published PANORAMA.am - Oct 28 2014]
First Global Forum on Youth Policies starts today [Published GhanaWeb - Oct 28 2014]
Ghana hosts first global youth forum in Azerbaijan [Published Joy FM - Oct 28 2014]
EAC, COMESA and SADC to Launch Free Trade Zone [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 27 2014]
“Reporters without Borders” calls on François H... [Published Armenpress - Oct 27 2014]
Ghana to participate in First Global Forum on y... [Published Citifmonline - Oct 27 2014]
Azerbaijan - Ilham Aliyev in Paris - open lette... [Published Reporters Without Borders - Oct 27 2014]
Africa’s largest free trade area to launch in D... [Published Business Daily Africa - Oct 26 2014]
Letter to the Minister of Justice of Macedonia [Published Human Rights Watch - Oct 24 2014]
International organizations urge Azerbaijani au... [Published PANORAMA.am - Oct 24 2014]
President Ilham Aliyev received the President o... [Published Azartac - Oct 24 2014]
President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Oct 23 2014]
European Court ruling condemns automatic and in... [Published Noodls - Oct 23 2014]
Letter to the Chair of the Chamber of Deputies ... [Published Human Rights Watch - Oct 21 2014]
DEFENCE, FOREIGN MINISTER OF AFRICA'S GREAT LAK... [Published NAM News Network - Oct 21 2014]
ICGLR Ministers Committee Analyzes Experts' Rep... [Published AA Angola - Oct 21 2014]
Angola: ICGLR Ministers Committee analyzes expe... [Published Angola Press - Oct 20 2014]
Working group makes a mockery of the European P... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 17 2014]
Babies born-alive during abortion will receive ... [Published LifeSite - Oct 17 2014]
President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of ... [Published Azartac - Oct 17 2014]
Azerbaijan - Stop harassment and legal action a... [Published Reporters Without Borders - Oct 16 2014]
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BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Amid the shocking images of beheadings and mass executions by ISIS in Syria and Iraq, Azerbaijan has called for an urgent meeting of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe to deal with the ...
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Strasbourg, 9 July 2014   “This new international agreement represents a major step forward in safeguarding the integrity of sport and sports ethics,” said the Secretary General, Thorbjørn Jagland, while the Committee of Ministers adopted a Convention ...
South Sudan: Human Rights Council discusses rep... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 26 2014]
Source: UN Human Rights CouncilCountry: Côte d'Ivoire, South Sudan Human Rights Council AFTERNOON The Human Rights Council this afternoon held an interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Côte d’Ivoire, and ...
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