Rapporteur Groups

Summary of main fields of activity of each Rapporteur group1



GR-C: Education, Culture, Sport, Youth, Environment

Education for democratic citizenship (CDPPE)

Council of Europe Exchanges on the Religious Dimension of intercultural dialogue

Youth for Democracy (CDEJ, CCJ, CMJ)

Sport and integrity (CAHAMA)

Valuing Culture, Nature and Heritage (CDCCP)

Council of Europe Conferences of Ministers in this field

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

GR-DEM: Democracy

Fulfilment of statutory obligations and commitments

Cooperation activities/Action plans/Pre-electoral assistance/Confidence building measures

Democratic governance (CDDG, CAHVE, Centre of Expertise for Local Government reform)

Strengthening democratic dialogue (Conference INGOs, World Forum for Democracy)

Council of Europe Conferences of Ministers in this field

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

GR-EXT: External Relations

Co-operation with the European Union

Co-operation with the OSCE

Co-operation with the UN

Co-operation with neighbouring regions

Co-operation with observer states

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

GR-H: Human Rights

Enhancing the effectiveness of the ECHR system at national and European level (CDDH)

Implementation of the Brighton Declaration and of the Brussels Declaration

European Committee for the Prevention of Torture (CPT): elections

Equality and diversity (GEC)

Racism and intolerance – ECRI: elections

Minorities - National Minorities,

Bioethics (DH-BIO)

Media and Information society (CDMSI)

Council of Europe Conferences of Ministers in this field

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

GR-J: Rule of Law

Regional or Minority Languages

Independence and efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ, CCJE, CCPE)

Prisons and Police (CDPC)

Development and Implementation of common standards and policies (CDPC, CDCJ, CAHDI)
Corruption and threats to the rule of law (CODEXTER)

Council of Europe Conferences of Ministers in this field

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

Requests of non-member States to accede to Council of Europe conventions/partial agreements

GR-SOC: Social and Health

European Social Charter and European Code of Social Security

European Social Cohesion Platform (PECS)

Promoting social inclusion and respect for human rights: Roma, Migrants (CAHROM)

Rights of persons with disabilities (CAHDPH)

Children’s rights

Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (Pompidou Group)

European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and Healthcare (CD-P-PH, CD-P-TO, CD-P-TS, CD-P-SC)

Council of Europe Conferences of Ministers in this field

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

GR-PBA: Programme, Budget and Administration

Programme, Budget and Administration

Financial statements of the Council of Europe; annual reports of the External Auditor, Oversight Advisory Committee, Internal Auditor

Reports from technical bodies: Budget Committee, Management Board of the Pension Reserve Fund

Financial regulations

Staff regulations, Co-ordinating committee on remuneration (CCR)

Replies to Assembly and Congress recommendations in this field

TC-INF

Council of Europe Strategy on Internet Governance

1 First distributed as GT-REF.INST(2011)11 revadd and updated for subsequent decisions and changes in names of steering committees. Modified in accordance with decision CM/Del/Dec(2015)1242/1.9 (1-2 December 2015).



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