“National and international climate plans can only be successful if they are implemented locally”: Secretary General Mori


Secretary General Mori travelled to Albania on 11 and 12 October 2023 to discuss the ongoing work of the Congress in the Western Balkans...

Congress rapporteur highlights the importance of local and regional media in the fight against disinformation


“If local democracies are the cornerstone of democratic societies, then local media are the foundation of a healthy, pluralistic media...

Congress Bureau meeting was held: the actual situation in the Nagorno Karabakh was discussed


The Congress Bureau held its meeting on 22 September 2023, in Strasbourg. Key points of the meeting are the following ones:

Congress President expresses grave concern over the Nagorno-Karabakh situation


On September 19, Leendert Verbeek, President of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe, has made the...

Yerevan Elections: “A well administered ballot but a historically low turnout”, concluded Carla Dejonghe


A nine-member  election observation delegation from the Congress  concluded yesterday its mission to observe the elections to...

Council of Europe Congress to observe Council of Elders elections in Yerevan, Armenia


A nine-member delegation from the  Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council  of Europe will carry out an election...