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112, 2020

FAFCE highlights the role of parents for the EU strategy on the rights of the child (2021-2024)

December 1st, 2020|Categories: Economy of the Family, European Union, FAFCE, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education, Press Release|Tags: , , , , , |

FAFCE has been committed for the past years to bring the voice of families at the institutional level in Europe, especially through continuous contributions to the public consultations, which are an integral part of the legislative process of the

2611, 2020

The EU Trio Presidency and European Commissioners express their support for families

November 26th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, Economy of the Family, European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , , , |

On the 24th of November 2020, the German Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth organied an online event on “Overcoming COVID-19 – jointly developing prospects for strong families”, where representatives of the EU Trio Presidency

1211, 2020

The Council of Europe addresses the protection of children from online sexual abuse

November 12th, 2020|Categories: Council of Europe, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , |

On November 11th, the Sub-Committee on Children of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe held a public hearing on the « Impact of COVID-19 on childrens rights and the protection of children against sexual exploitation and sexual

3010, 2020

Is the future without demographic change possible?

October 30th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, Economy of the Family, FAFCE, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , , |

FAFCE welcomes the recent answer to this question given by the European Committee of the Regions in an Opinion on “Demographic change: proposals on measuring and tackling its negative effects in the EU regions” adopted on October 14th, 2020.

2610, 2020

European Parliament recognises the importance of the family in Employment and social policies

October 26th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, Economy of the Family, European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , |

On October 22nd, the European Parliament adopted a Resolution on “Employment and social policies of the Euro area 2020” which recognises the vital importance of families and offers specific improvements in four different areas, as described in following paragraphs.

1910, 2020

Pope Francis heartwarming message on education in times of pandemic

October 19th, 2020|Categories: Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , |

In these times of uncertainties and fear brought  by the Covid-19 pandemic, Pope Francis brings a message of hope in his recent address on education. The Pope's video message was broadcasted during the Global Compact on Education at the

2409, 2020

Slovakia: a bill under discussion to support pregnant women and young mothers

September 24th, 2020|Categories: Human dignity, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|

An amending proposal to the law on abortion is currently discussed in Slovakia, which proposes to improve pre- and post-natal care for women. The amended law would then offer new means to protect pregnant women and young mothers from

1606, 2020

FAFCE co-signed the Manifesto “Europe must not forget independent education and educational pluralism”

June 16th, 2020|Categories: European Union, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , , |

FAFCE is  happy to  announce its support and its signature to the Manifesto "Europe must not forget independent education and educational pluralism", which stresses that "coronavirus cannot be an excuse to limit acquired rights of parents and civil society.

506, 2020

Press Release | The COVID-19 crisis unveiled the rock of people’s lives: the family

June 5th, 2020|Categories: Family & Work-life balance, Parenthood & Children education, Press Release|Tags: , , , |

Brussels, 5 June 2020 “The current pandemic has reminded to all of us that the rock of people's lives is in the family”: in this way FAFCE’s President, Vincenzo Bassi, welcomes the joint message released by the Presidencies of

106, 2020

Global Day of Parents: Honouring Motherhood and Fatherhood

June 1st, 2020|Categories: Latest News, Parenthood & Children education, Press Release|

Brussels, 1st June 2020 On the Global Day of Parents, FAFCE recalls the importance of motherhood and fatherhood and asks to recognise their fundamental roles during the current pandemic. “The parents – FAFCE's President, Vincenzo Bassi, said – are