News from the Parliament

Europe is not a completed project that we can only admire from the outside. Europe is not a collection of endless treaties and commemoration days. Europe is us. We have to change Europe together: With curiosity and perseverance, with passion and expertise.

 Camille de Vera  Flickr

Call for applications: Secretary Intergroup on LGBTI Rights

Deadline: 4th December 2017 THE INTERGROUP Founded in 1999, the European Parliament’s Intergroup on LGBTI Rights aims to advance the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and i …

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 Tim Reckmann  Flickr

Open letter by Molly Scott Cato and Terry Reintke

Facing rapid political demise, UKIP have set their sights on Germany. They are clearly hoping that by inviting a representative of the far-right AfD Party to their conference, they can not only resurrect but deepen their bra …

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Publication: Countering Antigypsyism in Europe

Although EU institutions and Member States have taken a range of measures to promote the social inclusion of disadvantaged Roma in Europe, there has been no substantial improvement in the situation over the last decade. Many R …

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Event: Combating Antigypsyism publication launch

Hosted by Greens/EFA, in cooperation with ERGO Network  March, 28th, 2016, 12:30-14:30 Location: JAN 6Q1 Draft programme 12.30   Arrival and grabbing of sandwich lunch …

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QUEER PEOPLE UNITE – Fighting the societal backlash

Same-sex partnerships in Malta and Estonia - a propaganda law in Lithuania that prohibits to talk openly about LGBTI rights with children. A peaceful pride in Belgrade and in Vilnius - a brutal crackdown of the Pride in Ist …

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Veranstaltung: Merging of man and machine – questions of ethics in dealing with emerging technology

Technology has fundamentally altered our lives and will continue to do so. Ethical considerations must remain guiding posts at all times. Undoubtedly, how we approach the regulation of emerging technologies will have wide impl …

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