Each week, AEDH releases a Newsletter focusing on European News regarding Human rights.
AEDH hereby pays tribute to a man who, in addition to being a great writer, showed the world his determination through the path of his life. Thanks to the courage, the perseverance, and the intellectual and moral rectitude of Václav Havel, we are able today to fight together for a Europe of solidarity, a Europe based on human rights principles.
On the occasion of the first hearing of the trial against Doros Polykarpou, Executive Director of KISA(Action for Equality, Support and Anti-racism), scheduled on 12 December 2011, in Larnaca, Cyprus, the Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN), The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM), The European Network Against Racism (ENAR), Migreurop and The European Association for Human Rights (AEDH) have sent a second trial observation mission.
Find more about the two last press releases from the Hellenic League of Human Rights.
The European Commission published, on November 2nd 2011, a communication in which it points out measures it will propose as to improve solidarity between member States when it comes to asylum.
The European Commission published, on December 2nd 2011, a communication in which it points out measures it will propose as to improve solidarity between member States when it comes to asylum.
AEDH welcomes the initiative of the European Commission to publish a Green paper on detention and puts forward a constructive and broad response to the public consultation in order to spark off a debate at the European level on this important matter of deprivation of liberty in the European Union.
The Council of Europe, in a recommandation adopted by the Council of Ministers on November 23rd 2010, reminds that activities using profiling can be harmful to individual liberties and the fight against discriminations.