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Join MEP @HeidiHautala and guest Sakharov fellows @AngelineMakore, @lalikarami, and @HareerHashim today at 17.00 CET, to mark the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. Ask questions with the hashtag #EUisOrange #SakharovPrize nitter.pussthecat.org/i/spaces/1OyKADz…

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What do Dragan 🇭🇷, Tuomas 🇫🇮, and Violeta 🇷🇴 think about the future of the European Union? Listen to what they had to say and don't forget to share your views online too → eptwitter.eu/thefutureisyour… #TheFutureIsYours
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The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union became legally binding on 1 December 2009. The rights are grouped by essential principles: human dignity, fundamental freedoms, equality among people, solidarity, citizenship and justice.
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The EU negotiates various trade deals all over the world, but they depend on approval by the European Parliament. Discover all the deals and find out what's in progress 👇 europarl.europa.eu/news/en/h…
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It's World Soil Day.🌱 Healthy soils are crucial for mitigating climate change. The Parliament has called for EU action to protect soil with more sustainable practices. Later this month the Commission will propose a new strategy and MEPs will debate it next year.
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🇪🇺 Conference on the Future of Europe: people from across the EU have met in Strasbourg and online to prepare recommendations which will shape Europe's future. Find out where the next events will take place ⤵️
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Today is the Day of Persons with Disabilities. In the EU there are an estimated 87 million people with disabilities. A new strategy will protect their rights and ensure equal access to health care, employment, public transport, and housing. Read more → eptwitter.eu/disability_stra…
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Slavery is a crime against humanity! We want to raise awareness of the millions of people who fall victim to modern slavery every year on today's International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. europarl.europa.eu/news/en/p…
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A year after the death of former French President and MEP Valery Giscard d’Estaing, the European Parliament paid him a tribute at a ceremony in Strasbourg
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European Parliament retweeted
Tune in tomorrow at 11.00 CET to watch the European tribute to President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing
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Today is #WorldAIDSDay. AIDS remains a major global public health issue. Some 38 million people around the world are living with HIV today. In May, Members called to tackle inequalities and to work towards ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030. eptwitter.eu/aidsday
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Ensuring quality data is crucial in the development of technologies such as AI. Learn how MEPs want to shape the data legislation to promote innovation and protect basic rights after they reached a deal with the Council yesterday 👇 europarl.europa.eu/news/en/h…
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"To ensure peace in the region" This is what Violeta thinks the EU's role in the world should be. Dragan and Tuomas shared their views too but what are your views on Europe’s role in the world? 🌍 #TheFutureIsYours europarl.europa.eu/news/en/h…
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Is the EU prepared for the new variant of Covid-19? Members of Parliament asked Emer Cooke, Executive Director of the @EMA_News. She said the EU is prepared to tackle ongoing challenges. Learn about where we stand when it comes to vaccines and more → europarl.europa.eu/news/en/p…
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European Parliament retweeted
We cannot be indifferent regarding the death penalty. We need to act so that the right to life is protected in every corner of the world. My message to @santegidionews to support the Cities for Life initiative #NoDeathPenalty #Stand4Humanity
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