Standing Committee meets in Paris
Debates on the need to eradicate statelessness of children, the libraries and museums of Europe in times of change, and the Draft Council of Europe Convention on Cinematographic Co-production will feature on the agenda of the Standing Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) at its meeting in Paris on Friday 4 March 2016.
After the opening of the meeting by PACE President Pedro Agramunt, the parliamentarians will hold an exchange of views with Gianni Buquicchio, President of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission).
The Standing Committee meeting, which is open to the press, will be held from 9.30 am to 1.30 pm at the Assemblée nationale (Salle Lamartine), 101 rue de l'Université, Paris 7ème (Metro station: Invalides / Assemblée nationale).
The Standing Committee, which acts on the Assembly's behalf between plenary sessions, is made up of the President and Vice-Presidents of the Assembly, the chairpersons of political groups, the chairpersons of national delegations and the committee chairpersons, totaling some 60 parliamentarians from the Council of Europe's 47 member States.