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18. December 2015

Refugees, Migrants, Integration: Proposals of the European Bishops to the EU

COMECE Press 18/12/2015

COMECE welcomes in principle the conclusions of the European Council on 17 December 2015 and the concrete steps they entail for the implementation of measures concerning the reception, support and relocation of refugees in the EU.

17. December 2015

Gestational surrogacy condemned outright by the European Parliament today

COMECE Press 17/12/2015

Today the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World 2014 and the European Union’s Policy in its regard came before the Plenary of the European Parliament for a vote.

14. December 2015

COP21: Translate the Paris agreement into concrete action with solidarity at its core

COMECE Press 14/12/2015

Patrick H. Daly welcomes the responsibility and the sense of compromise which enabled 195 countries to reach an agreement which paves the way toward protection of our common home.

02. December 2015

Churches on the Frontline of Integration

COMECE-CEC-CCME joint press release 02.12.2015

The European Commission convened on 2 December 2015 a Dialogue Seminar focused on looking beyond the immediate humanitarian crisis provoked by the recent influx of migrants and refugees on European soil.

01. December 2015

EP High-level conference on the persecution of Christians in the world

European Parliament, 1 December 2015, Brussels

The Vice-President of COMECE, Mgr. Jean Kockerols, Auxiliary Bishop of Malines-Bruxelles, attended a high-level conference on inter-faith dialogue and the situation of Christians around the world at the European Parliament.

26. November 2015

“The time for conversion is now …”

a report to the COMECE Bishops and a contribution to COP 21

Ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21), COMECE presents to the negotiators, to concerned EU citizens and to all who care about the future of our planet a comprehensive report on the climate issue.

17. November 2015

Integration of Migrants: A Catholic Perspective

Evening debate - Tuesday, 1st December 18:30 20.00

An evening debate to deepen our understanding of the complex challenges involved in integrating migrants into our host societies.

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