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29. November 2017

COMECE Legal Affairs Commission: focus on data protection

Webnews, 29/11/2017

COMECE Legal Affairs Commission gathered under the presidency of Mgr. Hoogenboom to discuss the impact on Churches of EU data protection and non-discrimination laws.


28. November 2017

Syriac-Catholic Patriarch visits COMECE

Webnews, 28/11/2017

A high-level delegation of bishops from the Middle East visited COMECE and met with Christian organisations to talk about the condition of Christian minorities in Syria and Iraq.


27. November 2017

Art. 17 TFEU Dialogue: COMECE in Tallinn with the EU Presidency

Webnews, 27/11/2017

COMECE, together with its ecumenical partners and the current EU Presidency, organised in Tallinn the conference “Securitisation of Religious Freedom - Religion and Scope of State Control" on the role of religion and Churches in the European Union.

23. November 2017

Mediterranean Sea: Migrants and refugees should be protected at all stages of their journey

Webnews, 23/11/2017

According to a recent report published by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), almost 3,000 migrants and asylum seekers died attempting treacherous boat crossings to Europe so far this year. For COMECE, migrants and refugees should be protected at all stages of their journey.”


23. November 2017

COMECE contribution to the planned EU Strategy for Iraq

Webnews, 23/11/2017

COMECE welcomes the commitment of the EU to elaborate a Strategy for Iraq and submits recommendations to policy-makers in order to support Iraqi people in rebuilding their country.


20. November 2017

World Day of the Poor: Pope Francis calls to tackle the causes of poverty

Webnews, 20/11/2017

“We need to hear the cry of the poor and commit ourselves to ending their marginalisation“, said Pope Francis in his Message for the World Day of the Poor on Sunday.


17. November 2017

COMECE participation to Vatican’s conference on Nuclear Disarmament

Webnews, 17/11/2017

In a high-level conference on Nuclear Weapons and Disarmament organised in the Vatican on 11-12 November 2017, Pope Francis condemned the use and possession of nuclear weapons.

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