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21st Governing Board Meeting Held in Belgium

19 October 2010

The 21st Governing Board meeting, the first to be hosted by the Belgian Presidency, took place in Ghent, Belgium from 29 to 30 September 2010.

The main topics discussed were:

  • The CEPOL Strategy and Balanced
  • The Secretariat Activity Report May – August 2010
  • Appointment of Accounting Officer
  • Establishing an Internal Audit Panel
  • Budget 2011: Update on the current situation
  • New Budget Structure
  • Status report of Budget discharge 2008
  • 5-year Anniversary of CEPOL
  • ...

Non-Discharge Statement

07 October 2010

The European Parliament has decided not to give discharge for the budgetary year 2008. Since that time, CEPOL has implemented a transformation programme, marked by the appointment of new leadership in early 2010. The CEPOL of 2008 no longer exists; CEPOL in 2010 is an organisation dedicated to excellence in all areas of activity.

The European Police College’s (CEPOL) Director fully accepts the decision of the EP. The refusal of the discharge was expected since the year 2008 was marked by inadequacy and ineffectiveness in the areas of budget,...


Future of human rights protection - Questions to ask the panel?

04 October 2010

As we celebrate 60 years of the European Convention on Human Rights, a panel will look at the challenges facing international human rights protection in the 21st century seen from the perspective of the different Council of Europe human rights monitoring bodies.

Chaired by Jean-Paul Costa, President of the European Court of Human Rights, the panel will answer a selection of your questions on 19 October 2010 (Webcast on...



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