The Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe

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The Council of Europe was established in 1949 and has its headquarters and secretariat in Strasbourg. Comprising 47 member states, it is one of the few truly pan-European organizations.

The principal aim of the Council of Europe is to work towards strengthening human rights, parliamentary democracy and the rule of law in its member states.


The International Department is responsible for secretariat duties for the Storting’s Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. 

Telephone: +47 23 31 30 50

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Committee members
Role Name Political Party
Substitute member Christensen, Jette F. Labour Party
Deputy Head of Delegation Christoffersen, Lise Labour Party
Member Eide, Espen Barth Labour Party
Substitute member Hjemdal, Silje Progress Party
Member Wold, Morten Progress Party
Substitute member Løvaas, Kårstein Eidem Conservative Party
Head of Delegation Schou, Ingjerd Conservative Party
Substitute member Stokkebø, Aleksander Conservative Party
Member Mehl, Emilie Centre Party
Substitute member Eide, Petter Socialist Left Party