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1409, 2022

2022 State of the Union: War in Ukraine and energy autonomy

September 14th, 2022|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , , |

14 September 2022, The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, adressed this morning the European Parliament in Strasbourg to present her 2022 State of the Union, focused this year on the war in Ukraine and the

909, 2022

Publication of the European Care Strategy: which support for the unpaid care work of families?

September 9th, 2022|Categories: Latest News|Tags: , , , |

9th of September 2022   Following the publication Thursday evening of the European Care Strategy by the European Commission, its Vice-President, Dubravka Šuica, presented yesterday at the European Parliament the key elements of this Strategy. Vice President Šuica declared

1908, 2022

Entry into force of new EU work-life balance rights for parents and carers

August 19th, 2022|Categories: European Union, Family & Work-life balance, Latest News|Tags: , , |

19 August 2022, Since  August 2nd, all EU Member States must transpose the 2019 Work-Life Balance Directive in their national legislations, which introduces new standards for the work-life balance of carers with parental leaves and flexible working arrangements: 4

1507, 2022

FAFCE Summer Newsletter ⛱ I FAFCE 25 Years celebration concluded

July 15th, 2022|Categories: FAFCE, Latest News|Tags: , , , |

Brussels, 15 July 2022 Dear friends, The summer break is always a good time to look back and reflect on the past months of work. FAFCE delegates met on June 10th in Rome, where we celebrated the 25th anniversary

1407, 2022

EU 2022 Czech Presidency: Solidarity, child protection and support to families on the agenda

July 14th, 2022|Categories: European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , |

14 July 2022, From 1st July to 31st December, following France, Czech Republic leads the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which rotates every 6 months between EU member states. With the motto “Europe as a Task:

1107, 2022

Intervention of FAFCE President at the European Parliament on “The richness of the family and its relationships”

July 11th, 2022|Categories: European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , |

11 July 2022, FAFCE President, Vincenzo Bassi, took part to a conference at the European Parliament on the 6th of July 2022 on “The richness of the family and its relationships”, organised by the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR)

807, 2022

European Parliament recent positions on care, mental health at work, women’s poverty, and abortion

July 8th, 2022|Categories: European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , |

8 July 2022, For the last Plenary before the summer, the European Parliament adopted several resolutions on the upcoming European Care Strategy, mental health at work, and women’s poverty, in addition to a controversial resolution to promote abortion following

107, 2022

LA FAFCE contribue au travail de la Commission européenne sur la fuite des cerveaux en zone rurale

July 1st, 2022|Categories: Demographic challenges, European Union, Latest News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

1er juillet 2022, Le 21 juin 2021, la FAFCE a contribué à la consultation publique initiée par la Commission Européenne, intitulée "Fuite des cerveaux - atténuer les problèmes liés au déclin de la population". La fuite des cerveaux est l'émigration

2806, 2022

FAFCE participation to a Council of Europe Webinar on the Best Interests of the Child in parental separation and care proceedings

June 28th, 2022|Categories: Council of Europe, FAFCE, Latest News, Parenthood & Children education|Tags: , , , , |

Brussels, 28 June 2022 Last Tuesday, FAFCE participated to a Webinar by the Conference of INGOs of the Council of Europe on "Determining and Evaluating the Best Interests and Rights of Children in Parental Separation and Care Proceedings: exploring