Monday 14. October 2019
Dialogue with EU Institutions

Dialogue between the EU institutions and Churches and religious communities or associations is based on Article 17(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU. This Dialogue is founded on the recognition of the identity and specific contribution of the aforesaid actors. Dialogue ex Article 17(3) TFEU builds upon consolidated practices which are open to enhancement and strengthening thanks to the legal basis foreseen in EU primary law. The COMECE Secretariat is an active partner of the EU institutions in the Dialogue process and its ongoing implementation.

15. July 2019

COMECE-CEC contribution to the Finnish EU Presidency

15/07/2019
15. July 2019

Churches-EU Dialogue: COMECE and CEC meet with Finnish EU Presidency

Press Release, 15/07/2019

An ecumenical delegation composed of representatives from the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union (COMECE) and the Conference of European Churches (CEC) met in Helsinki on Friday 12 July 2019 with Mr. Pekka Haavisto, Finnish Minister of Foreign Affairs, to exchange on the priorities of the Finnish Presidency of the EU Council.

25. June 2019

Fr. Barrios Prieto appointed as future General Secretary of COMECE

Press Release, 25/06/2019

Following the 13-15 March 2019 COMECE Assembly, Bishops' Conferences of the EU elected Fr. Manuel Enrique Barrios Prieto as future General Secretary of COMECE.

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Alessandro Calcagno

Assistant General Secretary Legal advisor for Fundamental Rights and Article 17 TFEU issues...
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