TheCOMECE Legal Affairs Commissionmet on 7 February 2019 to discuss some current legal topics of interest for the Church, including the implementation ofArticle 17 TFEUand the need for the EU and its Member states to better promote and protect Fundamental Rights.
A delegation of Churches in Europe met in Bucharest on 28 January 2019 with Teodor-Viorel Meleșcanu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania, to exchange views on the priorities of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council.
A delegation from COMECE, together with CECand CROCEU, went to Bucharest on 28 January 2019 to meet Teodor-Viorel Meleșcanu, Foreign Affairs Minister of Romania, on the priorities of the Romanian EU Council Presidency.
On the occasion of the date marking the 70thAnniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,Mgr. Theodorus C.M. Hoogenboom, President of theCOMECE Legal Affairs Commission, issued a statement recalling its legal and political significance.