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Sous-commission "droits de l'homme"

Dernières nouvelles

Next DROI meeting - 12 and 13 July 2021

23-06-2021 - 12:47

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the President of the European Parliament has established a number of measures to contain the spread of the virus and to safeguard Parliament's core activities. The current precautionary measures do not affect work on legislative priorities.

Core activities are maintained to ensure the smooth running of the institution's legislative, budgetary, and scrutiny functions, as well as matters in the field of human rights and democracy. The meetings allow for remote participation in a virtual environment.

The next meeting of the Subcommittee on Human Rights will take place on Monday 12 July, from 13.45-16.15 and 16.45-18.45, and Tuesday 13 July, from 9.00 - 12.00 (with remote participation via Antall 2Q2).

À ne pas manquer

Human Rights
15-06-2021 - 11:29

In association with the Delegation for relations with the countries of South Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations MEPs will discuss the situation in Myanmar since the military seized control of the country on 1 February. Protests over the coup have not stopped and more than 800 civilians have been killed by the army and police, and over 5,000 have been arrested. Wednesday 16 June at 16.45

Human Rights
15-06-2021 - 11:26

Members will discuss the situation in Afghanistan, and in particular the situation of women, with Afghan experts with extensive knowledge of the country. The peace process with the Taliban will be crucial for the reconstruction of Afghanistan, but the final agreement must not threaten basic human rights such as women’s access to education. In the meantime, the violence on the ground has increased, especially violence against women.

Human Rights
15-06-2021 - 09:44

Jointly with the Special Committee on Foreign Interference in all Democratic Processes in the EU, including Disinformation (INGE). A study on the use of digital technologies for repression and social control will be presented to members on Wednesday 16 June at 13.45.