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EU and CoE: Working together to help transformation and advance values

EU and CoE: Working together to help transformation and advance values

Strasbourg, 24 January – Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle spoke about the cooperation between the European Union and the Council of Europe (CoE) in advancing shared values and helping partner countries with the transformation in Strasbourg today. After bilateral meetings with the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the CoE  Jean-Claude Mignon and Secretary General of the CoE Thorbjørn Jagland he delivered a speech to the Assembly where he addressed the challenges and opportunities for this cooperation in the countries of the enlargement region and in European Neighbourhood. Commissioner Fule also outlined the priorities of the Commission in these two areas for 2013 and directed a strong call on authorities in Bosnia and Herzegovina to implement the Sejdic-Finci ruling.

Find the speech here
Find the remarks at the press conference with J-C.Mignon here
See joint statement of Commissioner and President of the Parliamentary Assembly here

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