121st Session, 10-11 May 2011
Neighbourhood policy of the Council of Europe
The Committee of Ministers
1. took note of the proposals made by the Secretary General regarding a Council of Europe policy towards its immediate neighbourhood aimed at promoting dialogue and co-operation with the countries and regions in the vicinity of Europe which request Council of Europe assistance, based on the common values of human rights, democracy and the rule of law;
2. invited the Secretary General to develop action plans for the implementation of this policy, with a view to their approval by the Committee of Ministers;
3. agreed to conduct an initial review of this new policy at its next Session.