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2704, 2022

FAFCE Dialogue #5 with Milan Krajniak, Minister of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic

April 27th, 2022|Categories: Demographic challenges, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , |

27 April 2022, Last Monday, FAFCE organised the fifth edition of its FAFCE Dialogues, a series of dialogues in which FAFCE President, Vincenzo Bassi, exchanges with national Ministers responsible for family on the question of demographic challenges in the

1404, 2022

FAFCE Easter Newsletter 🌷 | 25th Anniversary and Meeting with Pope Francis

April 14th, 2022|Categories: FAFCE, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

14 April 2022, Brussels Europe will experience a special Easter this year. As war devastates Ukraine, families find themselves separated, forced to flee, and face death, deprivation and fear. Together with all the families of our member associations, our

804, 2022

The Council of Europe publishes its new Strategy for the Right of the Child for 2022-2027

April 8th, 2022|Categories: Children's Rights, Council of Europe, FAFCE, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

8 April 2022 On the 7 and 8 of April 2022, the Italian Presidency of the Council of Europe presented in Rome the new Council of Europe’s Strategy for the Right of the Child for 2022-2027. Children are specifically

604, 2022

PRESS RELEASE | The European Parliament asks to replace “sex” by “gender” in a directive on pay transparency

April 6th, 2022|Categories: FAFCE, Latest News, Press Release|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

PRESS RELEASE The European Parliament asks to replace "sex" by "gender" in a directive on pay transparency Strasbourg, 6 April 2022   The European Parliament decided yesterday to bypass a Plenary debate on a sensitive report which asks to

404, 2022

European Care Strategy: Families are the first carers

April 4th, 2022|Categories: Demographic challenges, FAFCE, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News, Rural and Remote Areas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

4th of April 2022, On the 24th of March 2022, The European Commission introduced at the European Parliament its “European Care Strategy”, to improve the lives of carers and their dependants. The Commission was represented by Commission Vice-President for Democracy

2503, 2022

PRESS RELEASE | War in Ukraine: FAFCE united to the Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

March 25th, 2022|Categories: Latest News, Press Release|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Brussels, the 25th of March 2022 From the start of this war, which is affecting Europe, FAFCE has associated itself with Pope Francis' appeal for peace. FAFCE also launched a call for donations, to help Ukrainian families fleeing the

1003, 2022

CALL FOR DONATIONS to support Ukrainian families

March 10th, 2022|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

Brussels, the 10th of March 2022   Following last week's FAFCE appeal for peace in Ukraine, our Members and Partner Associations wish to commit concretely to support Ukrainian families fleeing the war. Indeed, as associations of European families, we

803, 2022

Happy International Women’s Day: celebrating the contribution of women

March 8th, 2022|Categories: FAFCE, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

8th of March 2022, On the International Women’s Day, FAFCE celebrates the great contribution of women to our families, our communities, Europe and the Church. This year, the Catholic University of Avila, organised a two-day International interuniversity congress on

303, 2022

Statement of the European Sunday Alliance on the annual European Day for a Work-Free Sunday on March 3 2022

March 3rd, 2022|Categories: European Union, FAFCE, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , |

3 March 2022, The 3rd of March 2022 is the European day for a work free Sunday. The European Sunday Alliance calls on political leaders to put as a priority of the EU social policy agenda the establishment of 

2502, 2022

A mixed message of the European Parliament when it comes to the freedom of expression of NGOs

February 25th, 2022|Categories: European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

25th of February 2022, On February 17th, 2022, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on ‘A statute for European cross-border associations and non-profit organisations’, tackling the effectiveness of the freedom of expression for the European civil society, far from