Tag Archives: EU-Caribbean

Answer – Funding for communication campaigns by human rights NGOs – E-000068/2017

As the Commission referred to in its reply to Written Question E-007257/2016, one example of a European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) funded campaign on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) …

Speakers Highlight Government Action, Challenges to Promote Gender Equality in 6 Countries, as Commission on Status of Women Continues Session

The Commission on the Status of Women today considered a range of Government efforts to promote gender equality, outlined in six national voluntary presentations spanning four continents, as it concluded the first week of its …

News in Brief 17 March 2017 (PM)

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Somali refugees on the coast of Yemen after having undertaken a gruelling sea journey from the Horn of Africa. Photo: UNHCR/R. Nuri (file)

UNHCR condemns attack on refugee boat off

Answer – Recycling – E-000374/2017

In its proposal for a new European Consensus on Development(1), the Commission highlights the importance of promoting the transformation towards a more circular economy, based on resource efficiency. It highlights its impacts in …

Motion for a resolution on EU priorities for the UN Human Rights Council sessions in 2017 – B8-2017-0186

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the Charter of the United Nations,

–  having regard to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and to the UN human rights conventions and optional protocols thereto,…

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