Nils Muižnieks is the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights.
Poland has a duty to preserve judicial independence
The Polish government's proposed law to take control of the country's judiciary is the latest in a worrying trend...
Roma evictions: Europe's silent scandal
Despite ECHR rulings in their favour, Roma families are still being evicted en masse from their homes, often without...
The statement by Nils Muiznieks, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights.
Published in: digitaLibertiesHuman rights in Europe should not buckle under mass surveillance
Privacy is a fundamental human right essential for living in dignity and security. This is why it is necessary that...
Published in: HomeHuman rights at the World Forum for Democracy 2015
The Council for Europe's commissioner for human rights warns that Europe’s new security-oriented turn restricts...
The answer to the refugee crisis? A return to European ideals.
The refugee crisis is symbolic of the political crisis in Europe. To avoid systemic collapse, Europe must return to...