Council of Europe – Test Yourself

Dear Visitor,

Twice the number of questions as stars on the European flag await you - and should you already know for whom the latter was designed, you stand a good chance of scoring in the quiz.

Good luck and have fun!

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Are judges sitting in cases concerning their country of origin?

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What kind of cases are judged by the European Court of Human Rights?

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What is required of a film project in order to get funding from Eurimages, the Council of Europe's cinema support fund?

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How many applications did the European Court of Human Rights receive in 2020?

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In which country is the Council of Europe based?

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How many judges are at the European Court of Human Rights?

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What is the Council of Europe's decision-making body called?

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What triggered the drafting of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)?

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Part of which composer's work is the European anthem?

      anthem

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Who elects the judges to the European Court of Human Rights?

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What is the Council of Europe's aim?

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Which highly symbolic shape has British architect Richard Rogers chosen for the building of the European Court of Human Rights?

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Of which organisation is the European Court of Human Rights part?

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What is required in order to bring a case before the European Court of Human Rights?

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How many states have signed the European Convention on Human Rights?

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Which member states have veto power in the Council of Europe?

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Who can become a member of the Council of Europe?

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When was the European flag with the 12 golden stars on blue background designed?

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Who are cases brought against before the European Court of Human Rights?

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What languages can be used in an application to the European Court of Human Rights?

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Which country is not a Council of Europe member state?

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Which politician proposed the creation of a Council of Europe in a famous speech held in Zurich/Switzerland?

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Who can cases be brought against before the European Court of Human Rights?

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On which text is the European Convention on Human Rights based?

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