Category Archives: Democracy and Freedom

FREE News:1st April

AFSJ (data protection): ‘Facebook tracking said to breach EU law'(EUObserver): Facebook is tracking users, both on and offline, contravening EU privacy rules, according to a report. AFSJ (PNR):’Mexico backs off airline sanction threat on PNR’ (EUOBSERVER): Mexico has backed off … Continue reading

Posted in Asylum & refugees rights and policies, Data Protection, Democracy and Freedom, European Area of Freedom, Security and Justice, Fundamental rights – Charter, Good Administration - EU Ombudsman | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FREE Newsletter: 21st and 22nd of February

TRANSPARENCY Access-Info: European Monitoring Launched: The Transparency of Policing Protests , includes: The Right to Protest Briefing developed with Statewatch: “Concerned at the lack of transparency around the growing use of force by police in protest situations, Access Info Europe … Continue reading

Posted in Asylum & refugees rights and policies, Data Protection, Democracy and Freedom, EU External Action, European Union citizenship, Fight against terrorism, Fraud and Corruption, Fundamental rights – Charter, Immigration policies, Non discrimination, equality and minority integration, Transparency | Leave a comment

FREE Newsletter: 7th of February

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS New report: Denmark participated in CIA rendition programme Copenhagen Post: “More than 50 countries have helped the United States carry out its policy of transferring detainees without due process, sometimes to countries that practise torture The rendition flights … Continue reading

Posted in Asylum & refugees rights and policies, Democracy and Freedom, Fundamental rights – Charter, Immigration policies, Interesting Documents, Publications, Reports, Uncategorized, Women's Rights | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

FREE Newsletter: 29th, 30th and 31st of January

DEMOCRACY Closer economic coordination calls for more democratic control, say MEPs and MPs European Parliament News: “The EU’s parliaments need to develop much deeper collaboration mechanisms to keep control of the Europeanisation of decision making and ensure that EU and … Continue reading

Posted in Cybersecurity, Data Protection, Democracy and Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Information/Media Pluralism, Human Trafficking, Immigration policies, Non discrimination, equality and minority integration, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

FREE Newsletter: 22nd of January

PROTECTION OF PROPERTY The limitation of costs for broadcasting short news events of high interest to the public, such as football matches, is valid Europa Rapid: “Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 5/13 … Continue reading

Posted in Data Protection, Democracy and Freedom, Fraud and Corruption, Freedom of Expression and Information/Media Pluralism, Immigration policies, Non discrimination, equality and minority integration, Protection of Property, Uncategorized, Women's Rights | Leave a comment