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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

709, 2020

FAFCE participation to the Economic Forum (8-10 Sept 2020)

September 7th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, Economy of the Family, European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News|Tags: , |

FAFCE participation to the 2020 Economic Forum   FAFCE is happy to be this year again among the partners of the Economic Forum, that will be held on the 8-10 September 2020 in Karpacz (Poland). On the 9 September

3007, 2020

Press Release | FAFCE’s President to EUCO Members: “Sustainable development only possible through demographic and family policies”

July 30th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, FAFCE, FAFCE Members, Latest News, Press Release|

Brussels, 30 July 2020 Finding resources for family policies able to face the current demographic winter. This is the true challenge to make of the post-pandemic recovery a moment of regeneration for our Continent. This is the call made by the

1507, 2020

Scandal of the surrogacy industry in Ukraine: let’s put a stop

July 15th, 2020|Categories: Human dignity, Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

Scandal of the surrogacy industry in Ukraine: let’s put a stop Over the recent years, Ukraine has become an international hub for the practice of surrogacy, often acting against their own State legislation, due to its competitive prices

1407, 2020

European Commission Report on the Impact of Demographic Change

July 14th, 2020|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Is the European Union finally considering the demographic challenges in Europe? Over the last years, FAFCE has been raising awareness on the demographic challenges faced by European Countries: no EU Member State reaches the so-called replacement fertility rate of