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Council of Europe (COE)
Founded in 1949, the Council of Europe seeks to develop throughout Europe common and democratic principles based on the European Convention on Human Rights.


- to protect human rights, pluralist democracy and the rule of law;

- to promote awareness and encourage the development of Europe's cultural identity and diversity;

- to find common solutions to the challenges facing European society: such as discrimination against minorities, xenophobia, intolerance, bioethics and cloning, terrorism, trafficking in human beings, organised crime and corruption, cybercrime, violence against children;

- to consolidate democratic stability in Europe by backing political, legislative and constitutional reform.

Main priorities in the domain of Sport:

- Good governance in sport
- Physical education
- Women in sport
- Sport ministers conferences

Website (URL) http://www.coe.int/T/dg4/Sport/Default_en.asp
Content Language English
Keywords sport, doping, anti-doping
Geography Keywords Europe

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