Tag Archives: ChildrensRights

Motion for a resolution on the Democratic Republic of the Congo – B8-2017-0399

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions, in particular that of 7 October 2010 on failures in protection of human rights and justice in the Democratic Republic of Congo(1), …

Answer – One stateless child born every 10 minutes – E-000423/2017

The 2015 European Network on Statelessness report provides an overview of the phenomenon of statelessness and the circumstances giving rise to it in Europe.(1)

While statelessness is primarily a matter of Member State competence,

Text adopted – Bangladesh, including child marriages – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0127 – Thursday, 6 April 2017 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions on Bangladesh, in particular that of 18 September 2014 on human rights violations in Bangladesh(1)
,

–  having regard to its resolution of 16 …

Article – Child marriages: MEPs discuss how to put an end to this scourge

One in every three girls in developing countries is married before turning 18, and one in nine before 15. Child marriages limit future prospects as children are usually forced to drop out of school. Girls

Joint motion for a resolution on Bangladesh, including child marriages – RC-B8-2017-0252

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions on Bangladesh, in particular that of 18 September 2014 on human rights violations in Bangladesh(1),

–  having regard to its resolution of …

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