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212, 2020

FAFCE recalls the role of the family when reinforcing Social Europe

December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The European Pillar of Social Rights is our social strategy to make sure that the transitions of climate-neutrality, digitalisation and demographic change, as well as the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, are socially fair and just. It builds upon 20 key principles.

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

3011, 2020

WEBINAR | “Will the EU recovery invest in the family?” (3 December 2020, 15.00 – 16.00)

November 30th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

WEBINAR INVITATION In cooperation with Foro de la Familia, FAFCE is happy to invite you on Thurday, 3 December 2020 15.00 - 16.00 CET to an online event  on the EU Recovery plan and its investment in the family.

2711, 2020

The United Nations General Assembly recalls the importance of the family

November 27th, 2020|Categories: Economy of the Family, FAFCE, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, United Nations|Tags: , , , |

On November 13th, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a new resolution on the “Follow-up to the twentieth anniversary of the International Year of the Family and beyond”, tabled jointly by the 135 countries of G77+China, together with 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

2511, 2020

#EndViolenceAgainstWomen: The fight against violences begins with education on human dignity

November 25th, 2020|Categories: Human dignity, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, FAFCE President, Vincenzo Bassi, declared: “The fight against violence calls for a change of mentality and for a focus on education. Domestic violence is the direct result of

1811, 2020

FAFCE DIALOGUES #1 with Katalin Novák, Hungarian Minister for Families

November 18th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, FAFCE, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News|

FAFCE is happy to invite you to a series of dialogues with high-level policy-makers on the role of the family for the European recovery. Please SAVE THE DATE on 10 December 2020 (12.00 - 13.00 CET) with Katalin Novák,

1811, 2020

Ban on eugenic abortion in Poland: a crucial step to end discrimination against persons with disabilities

November 18th, 2020|Categories: European Union, FAFCE Members, Human dignity, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

On the 22nd of October 2020, the Polish Constitutional Court ruled that abortion due to eugenic reasons was unconstitutional, as it was contrary to the protection of the dignity and the life of the human person, guaranteed by the

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

1011, 2020

FAFCE Board Resolution | Family is the heart of the post-pandemic recovery

November 10th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, Economy of the Family, European Union, FAFCE Resolutions, Latest News, Press Release|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

FAFCE Board Resolution Family is the heart of the post-pandemic recovery Online Board Meeting, 10 November 2020 The future is only possible with children, and the post-pandemic recovery will only be possible with the family. The Federation of Catholic