This was the topic of the Dialogue Seminar which took place this 27 June at the European Commission. About 12 Million Roma live all over Europe today.
COMECE Secretary General Piotr Mazurkiewicz welcomes yesterday’s Council conclusions on the reception of Iraqi refugees.
In view of the vote on the so called ‘Return directive’, Churches and Christian organisations restate their concerns about the proposed text.
The President of COMECE, Bishop Adrianus van Luyn, sent a letter to the Slovenian Presidency requesting that the issue of Iraqi refugees be put on the agenda.