Christian groups call for changes to EU asylum directive
Press Release ? 17 February 2004
Five Christian organisations say that a draft EU directive on asylum "does not provide adequate protection for genuine refugees" and "infringes the right of an asylum-seeker to have his or her case judged on its merits". They are calling on the EU Council of Ministers to amend the draft directive at its meeting on Thursday (19 February).
Santiago 2004: a week of events to mark a united Europe
Information for the media ? 17 April 2004
With the European Union on the brink of its greatest ever enlargement, the Bishops of COMECE will lead a series of events from 17 to 24 April 2004 to underline the responsibility of Christians for building a united Europe.