Sunday 23. October 2016
COMECE is monitoring and contributing to these major EU policy areas:
21. October 2016

COMECE Social Affairs Commission discusses Pillar of Social Rights

Webnews 21/10/2016

Under the chairmanship of Mgr. Ambrosio, the COMECE Social Commission exchanged at its autumn meeting on the EU initiative of the European Pillar of Social Rights. Among the guest speakers were the Irish MEP Marian Harkin (ALDE) and Ruth Paserman, Deputy Head of Cabinet of the Commissioner for Social Affairs Marianne Thyssen.

19. October 2016

COMECE Autumn Plenary Assembly

COMECE Press 19/10/2016

The autumn Plenary Assembly of the 27 Bishops’ Conferences of COMECE will be held in Brussels from 26 to 28 October on the topic ‘The Plight of Europe’s poor & EU Strategies to eliminate poverty’.

18. October 2016

EU proposes 2018 as the European Year of Cultural Heritage

Webnews 18/10/2016

The Commission endorsed a proposal to the European Parliament and Council to designate 2018 as the European Year of Cultural Heritage, to highlight the role of Europe's cultural heritage in fostering a shared sense of history and identity. Read COMECE’s article on the Protection of Religious Heritage in Europe.

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A prayer initiative during the Slovak EU Presidency

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