20/01/2018 - 15:27
On the anniversary of the birth of Servant of God the Chiara Lubich, Italian Catholic activist and leader and founder of the Focolare Movement, we are dekighted to reproduce her acclaimed speech on unity in politics and European Unity from an address to '1000 cities fro Europe' in Innsbuck, 9 November 2001.
19/01/2018 - 18:03
On 18 January 2018, the European Civic Forum, motivated by the multiple actors engaged in monitoring and protecting a democratic civic space in Europe, officially launched Civic Space Watch, a collaborative tool to share resources and create a new, fast-responding alert system for active citizens, NGOs, journalists, researchers, whistleblowers, but also decision-makers on issues linked to civic space.
19/01/2018 - 17:54
The EU Fundamental Rights Agency published its latest report, "Challenges facing civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU" at an event hosted by the European Economic and Social Committee, Fundamental Rights Agency Director Michael O'Flaherty presented the report which looks at the different types and patterns of challenges faced by civil society organisations working on human rights in the EU.