Video: A passion for Iceland

In this video, Council of Europe infrmation manager and photographer Patrick Müller presents exhibits from his Iceland collecton, revealing a deep passion for the natural wonders of one of Europe’s least known countries.

Podcast: Live from the Internet Freedom Conference

Audio highlights from the event include interviews with Dr Daniel Baer, Assistant Secretary at the United States’ Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labour (photograph) and Birgitta Jónsdóttir, a web activist and Member of Parliament in Iceland.

UN Security Council meeting on terrorism

A special UN counter-terrorism conference, hosted by the Council of Europe, starts tomorrow.

Court confirms judgement against Moscow gay parade ban

The case concerned a repeated rejection by the Moscow authorities of the requests of a Russian gay-rights activist to organise gay-pride parades.

Jenny Kleeman to take part in sex trafficking podcast

Last February, Jenny, a London-based reporter for the award-winning Unreported World, produced by the United Kingdom’s Channel 4, travelled to the southern Nigerian town of Edo to confront traffickers who send women to Italy to work as sex slaves.