Actualités

23/11/2017
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women The Principality takes part in the international day for the elimination of violences against women.
19/09/2017
A Meeting with the JamaisSansElles Association The High Commissioner received Tatiana F.-Salomon, President of the French association JamaisSansElles ("Never without Women") and Natacha Quester-Séméon, spokesperson, on the occasion of their stay in the Principality, for an informal discussion on the many initiatives taken by this movement to promote women's participation in decision-making processes.
18/07/2017
Minister of Health and Social Affairs pays courtesy visit to Office of High Commissioner The High Commissioner’s team today had the pleasure of a visit from Mr Didier Gamerdinger, as a follow-on to taking up his duties as Minister of Health and Social Affairs.
07/06/2017
Meeting with the Economic and Social Council As part of her dialogue with civil society, Anne Eastwood visited the Economic and Social Council on 7 June at the invitation of the Council’s Chairman, Mr André Garino.
23/05/2017
The Office of the High Commissioner Takes Part in ECRI's 2017 Seminar The Office of the High Commissioner took part on 23 and 24 May, alongside her counterparts of the 47 member States of the Council of Europe, to the annual seminar of the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance devoted this year to considering a draft revised version of ECRI's General Policy Recommendation No. 2, on specialised bodies to combat racism, xenophobia, anti-semitism and intolerance at the national level.
17/05/2017
Visit by Council of Europe Congress of Local and Regional Authorities As part of the monitoring of the implementation of the European Charter of Local Self-Government, ratified by Monaco in 2013, the High Commissioner met with a delegation from the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe on 17 May 2017.
16/05/2017
High Commissioner appears before National Council On 16 May 2017, the High Commissioner appeared before the National Council’s Legislation Committee as part of the review of the Bill on harassment and violence at work.
03/05/2017
AOMF seminar in Rabat (Morocco) On the margins of a meeting of the governing bodies of the Association of Mediators and Ombudsmen of La Francophonie (AOMF) held from 3 to 5 May 2017 in Rabat, the High Commissioner, participated alongside her counterparts in a seminar to share experience of best practices in ethics.
24/03/2017
Publication of the second annual report of the High Commissioner : interview of Anne Eastwood Broadcast about the publication of the second annual report of the High Commissioner.
15/02/2017
Publication of second public report on the activities of the High Commissioner The High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation has published the second annual report on the office’s activities, submitted to H.S.H. Prince Albert II in accordance with Article 45 of Sovereign Ordinance No. 4.524 of 30 October 2013.
20/01/2017
Interview with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights The Commissioner for Human Rights, Mr Niels Muižnieks, a key player in the dialogue between the Council of Europe and national ombudsmen and mediators, began his visit to the Principality by meeting the Monegasque High Commissioner at her office on 18 January.
05/12/2016
High Commissioner receives visit from GREVIO As part of monitoring of the Principality of Monaco’s implementation of the Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence, a delegation from the Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (GREVIO) visited the High Commissioner.
25/11/2016
Conference on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the High Commissioner presented the legal arsenal existing in Monaco to fight against violence against women.
25/11/2016
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women The Principality of Monaco is taking part in the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
24/11/2016
GRECO visits High Commissioner As part of the 4th Evaluation Round by the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO), a delegation of the group’s evaluators visited the Principality from 21 to 25 November 2016.
27/10/2016
Meeting with Secretary General of the Council of Europe The High Commissioner met October 27, 2016, Mr. Thorbjon Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe, on the occasion of his first official visit to the Principality.
21/10/2016
Report on the meeting of Ombudsmen and Mediators of the Francophonie Report broadcast on the occasion of the meeting of the governing bodies of the Association of Ombudsmen and Mediators of the Francophonie (AOMF) and the AOMF seminar in the Principality - 19, 20 and October 21, 2016
21/10/2016
Meeting of Mediators and Ombudsmen from La Francophonie – Monaco, 19–21 October 2016 At the invitation of the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation, who joined the network in October 2015, from 19 to 21 October 2016 the Principality hosted a meeting of the governance bodies of the Association des Ombudsmans et Médiateurs de la Francophonie (AOMF, Association of Mediators and Ombudsmen of La Francophonie) and an expanded seminar for the organisation.
08/07/2016
High Commissioner undertakes study visit to Luxembourg As part of a process of sharing best practices with her peers, the High Commissioner travelled to Luxembourg for a study visit on 7 and 8 July. The visit was undertaken at the invitation of Ms Lydie Err, Mediator of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and Mr René Schlechter, Chair of the Ombuds-Committee for the Rights of the Child (ORK).
27/05/2016
High Commissioner participates in ECRI’s 2016 seminar For the third time since the role was established, the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation took part in the annual seminar of the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI).
07/04/2016
H.E. Minister of State Serge TELLE pays official visit to High Commissioner H.E. the Minister of State Mr Serge TELLE paid a visit to the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation on 7 April.
10/03/2016
The High Commissioner Joins the AOM The High Commissioner of the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation took part in the ninth meeting of the Association of Mediterranean Ombudsmen (AOM) on 9 and 10 March 2016.
02/02/2016
Speech by the High Commissioner at the Rotary Club of Monaco As part of ongoing dialogue with civil society, the High Commissioner, Anne Eastwood, gave a speech at the Rotary Club of Monaco on 2 February 2016.
03/12/2015
Information leaflet for people with disabilities This year, the Department of Health and Social Affairs organised the 4th Monegasque Meeting on Disability, with the theme "The Law on Disability, One Year On". To mark the occasion, the High Commissioner and the Prince's Government have come together to publish a leaflet, designed to inform people with disabilities about their rights and how to exercise them.
03/11/2015
The High Commissioner holds meetings with the Monegasque National Council and Economic and Social Council On 1 October 2015 and 3 November 2015, the High Commissioner met members of the Economic and Social Council and the National Council.
15/10/2015
The High Commissioner attends the ninth conference of the Association of Ombudsmen and Mediators of La Francophonie (AOMF) The AOMF conference, held in Québec from 13 to 15 October 2015, brought together member Ombudsmen and Mediators from 34 French-speaking countries.
08/10/2015
Round-table discussion with Monegasque associations On Thursday 8 October 2015, around 20 Monegasque associations working on social and humanitarian issues attended a round-table discussion, at the invitation of the High Commissioner.
28/09/2015
Visit of the High Commissioner to the Defender of Rights Jacques TOUBON Anne Eastwood flew to Paris on 28 September 2015 to meet with her French counterpart, Jacques Toubon, as part of an amicable visit meant at building stronger links between the French and Monegasque human rights institutions.
09/07/2015
The High Commissioner publishes its first annual report July 9, 2015 : the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation is publishing its very first annual activity report.
21/07/2015
Publication of the first annual report of the High Commissioner : interview of Anne Eastwood Broadcast about the publication of the first annual report of the High Commissioner.
26/06/2015
Study Visit to the Belgian mediation authorities As part of an exchange of good practices with hers peers, the High Commissioner travelled to Brussels from June 24th to June 26th on a study visit to the Belgian mediation authorities, at the invitation of Mr. Marc Bertrand, Ombudsman for Wallonia and the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.
29/05/2015
The High Commissioner attends the 2015 annual Seminar of ECRI For the second time, the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation took part in the annual Seminar of the Council of Europe’s Anti-Racism Commission
19/03/2015
Broadcast on the occasion of the Inauguration of the Office of the High Commissioner Broadcast on the occasion of the inauguration by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of the Office of the High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation, on 18 March 2015.
18/03/2015
Official inauguration, by H.S.H. Prince Albert II, of the Office of the Monegasque High Commissioner On 15 March 2015, H.S.H. Prince Albert II officially inaugurated the Office of the Monegasque High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation on the occasion of the institution’s installation in its new premises located at Bloc A, Les Jardins d’Apolline, in Monaco's La Condamine district.
05/12/2014
International Disability Day 2014 : interview of Anne Eastwood On the occasion of the International Disability Day 2014, interview of High Commissioner.
23/10/2014
Shared commitment to dialogue with Data Protection Authority Following the appointment of new members of the Data Protection Authority of Monaco (CCIN), a meeting took place between the High Commissioner and the President and Vice-President of the CCIN
07/10/2015
Celebrations to mark the 10th anniversary of Monaco's membership of the Council of Europe On 6 and 7 October 2014, the High Commissioner and her Deputy, Cécile Vacarie-Bernard, attended celebrations in Strasbourg to mark the 10th anniversary of Monaco's membership of the Council of Europe, at the invitation of the Monegasque Government.
15/06/2014
Meeting with senior representatives of Monaco's various religious communities As part of her civil society consultation process, Anne Eastwood decided to use the first few months following her appointment to meet with representatives of Monaco's various religious communities.
22/05/2014
First visit of the Monegasque High Commissioner to Strasbourg On 22 and 23 May 2014, Anne Eastwood travelled to Strasbourg for her first formal engagement as High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation, attending an international seminar at the Council of Europe.
26/04/2014
Visit of the High Commissioner to Monaco City Hall During a series of meetings with Monegasque institutions, the High Commissioner, Anne Eastwood, met with Mr Georges Marsan, Mayor of Monaco, on 26 April 2014.
24/04/2014
Formal visit of the High Commissioner to the National Council On 24 April 2014, the High Commissioner attended a formal meeting with the President of the National Council, M. Laurent Nouvion
24/04/2014
Patients’ Rights Day : interview of Anne Eastwood On the occasion of the Patients’ Rights Day celebrated at the Princess Grace of Monaco Hospital, interview of the High Commissioner
23/04/2014
Formal visit to the Secretary of Justice and Heads of Courts and Tribunals During a series of formal meetings with Monegasque institutions following her recent appointment, Anne Eastwood met with the Principality's Heads of Courts and Tribunals
19/03/2014
Meeting between the High Commissioner and His Excellency the Minister of State Following her appointment as Monaco's first High Commissioner on 19 March, Anne Eastwood was invited to attend a meeting with His Excellency the Minister of State. The meeting was intended to signal the government's desire to work closely with the High Commissioner and support her in her role.
03/03/2014
Anne Eastwood appointed as Monaco's first "Ombudsman" H.S.H. Prince Albert II recently appointed Anne Eastwood, 38, as Monaco's High Commissioner for the Protection of Rights, Liberties and for Mediation for a term of four years.