Albania should continue improving child protection and inclusion of persons with disabilities

“The protection of children and inclusion of persons with disabilities has improved in Albania, but the authorities still have to address remaining shortcomings”, said Dunja Mijatović, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, while releasing the report on her visit to the country carried out from 21 to 25 May 2018, which focused on children’s rights, the human rights of persons with disabilities and access to free legal aid.
14-09-2018, 11:49, Новости » Политика

Final vote on European Solidarity Corps

Young people are now able to volunteer or work in EU-wide solidarity schemes, after a final vote on the European Solidarity Corps on Tuesday.
13-09-2018, 11:23, Новости » Политика

State of the Union 2018: The Hour of European Sovereignty

President Juncker stresses the need for Europe to become more sovereign so as to be able to play a role in shaping global affair.
12-09-2018, 13:55, Новости » Политика

A balance in dealing with foreign funding of Islam

PACE’s Political Affairs Committee has urged Council of Europe states to “put an end” to any foreign funding of Islam which is used for the purpose of “national political expansion into other States under the guise of Islam”.
11-09-2018, 17:13, Новости » Политика

State of the Union: President Juncker to deliver his 2018 Address next week

On Wednesday 12 September, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will deliver his fourth State of the Union Address in the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
09-09-2018, 10:54, Новости » Политика

International data flows: Commission launches the adoption of its adequacy decision on Japan

Following the conclusion of the EU-Japan talks on personal data protection in July 2018, the Commission launched the procedure for the adoption of its adequacy decision.
06-09-2018, 09:08, Новости » Политика

PACE committee to weigh proposals related to Assembly rules on ‘participation rights’ of national delegations

PACE’s Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs is to prepare a report covering “proposals relating to the challenge or reconsideration of credentials and/or to representation and participation rights of national delegations, as well as regarding the voting rights of members and the voting procedures of the Assembly”.
05-09-2018, 09:38, Новости » Политика

Back to school: Schoolchildren to receive milk, fruits and vegetables at school thanks to EU programme

The EU school fruit, vegetables and milk scheme resumes with the school year in the participating EU countries.
04-09-2018, 09:35, Новости » Политика

Change of Command at NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan

Change of Command at NATO-led Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan2 September, General Austin Scott Miller assumed command of the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission from General John ''Mick'' Nicholson at a ceremony at mission headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan.
03-09-2018, 16:52, Политика, Общество, Нота

Belgium, Canada and Germany take up NATO air policing duties

Belgium, Canada and Germany take up NATO air policing dutiesStarting in September, Belgian and German fighter aircraft will take responsibility for patrolling the skies as part of NATO’s Baltic air-policing mission.
02-09-2018, 13:48, Политика, Общество, Нота