Notes on the Agenda
CM/Notes/984/1.9 22 December 20061
984 Meeting, 17 January 2007
1 General questions
1.9 Establishing criteria for projects
Item prepared by the GT-REF.INST
To adopt criteria for launching, discontinuing and evaluating Council of Europe projects.
This item was examined by the GT-REF.INST at its meeting on 28 November 2006 (cf GT-REF.INST(2006)CB5). At that meeting, the Chair noted that there was overwhelming support for the adoption of the criteria which would be a helpful guide to the Secretariat, Steering Committees and the Committee of Ministers for evaluating the usefulness of projects. It was agreed that the Chair of the GT-REF.INST review document CM(2006)101 prov, in particular in the light of the amendments contained in document DD(2006)669 and observations made during the discussion as regards evaluation, with a view to submitting a revised version to the Deputies on 13 December 2006 for adoption; the revised version was subsequently distributed under the reference CM(2006)101 prov2. On that occasion, the Deputies agreed to postpone this item to the current meeting, in view of the amendments presented by the Federation of Russian, distributed under the reference DD(2006)704 on 12 December 2006.
984th meeting – 17 January 2007
Establishing criteria for projects
1. took note of, and approved, the criteria for launching, discontinuing and evaluating Council of Europe projects as set out in document CM(2006)101final; <CM(2006)101 prov2>
2. decided to transmit them to the committees involved in intergovernmental co-operation at the Council of Europe to be taken into account in their fields of competence.
Note 1 This document has been classified restricted at the date of issue. Unless the Committee of Ministers decides otherwise, it will be declassified according to the rules set up in Resolution Res(2001)6 on access to Council of Europe documents.