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31 Dec 2009
On the eve of the Spanish Presidency, the ‘Project Syndicate’ published the opinion of George Soros about the plight of Roma in Europe. He expressed hope that Spain that has some good experience integrating Roma into its society will...
21 Dec 2009
‘Sofia Echo’ reports that the European Court of Justice ruled in a Slovene-Italian case, saying that “a court of an EU member state in which a child is present cannot provisionally grant custody of the child to one parent if a...
10 Dec 2009
According to the Euractive, the Stockholm Programme, new five-year Justice and Home Affairs Programme, begins to point in the right direction, the Commission source noted. For example, on the thorny issue of the increased numbers of asylum...
07 Dec 2009
‘UNHCR’ published a press release in which the agency welcomes the adoption of the Stockholm programme of the EU on asylum and other Justice and Home Affairs. UNHCR expressed hope that the “transfer of protection”...
06 Dec 2009
The Fundamental Rights Agency reports on its website that on the occasion of Human Rights Day the Agency launched its second annual Fundamental Rights conference in Stockholm. The conference is entitled “_*Making rights a reality for all...
06 Dec 2009
The ‘Europa’ website announces the motto of this year’s Human Rights Day: “Embrace diversity, end discrimination”. On this day, Vladimir Spidla, commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities...
06 Dec 2009
‘Spiegel Online’ reports that according to the latest publication of the Fundamental Rights Agency, racism and discrimination is a sad fact of day-to-day life for many European ethnic minorities and immigrants. The report found that...
31 Oct 2009
‘Designtaxi’ reports that the advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi l**aunched a new European campaign for IOM coinciding with the EU anti-trafficking day. The objective of the campaign is to raise awareness about the human...
18 Oct 2009
‘Newsmarket’ reports on the EU Ministerial conference on human trafficking that took part in Brussels October 19-20. The available video covers the conference as part of the Swedish Presidency’s effort to put this problem on the...
09 Oct 2009
‘New Europe’ published an interview with Delphine Moralis, deputy secretary-generl of Missing Children Europe, about the missing children hot-line, a sex offender registry, the need for coherent and comparable data on missing and...

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