The Subcommittee on Human Rights follows issues concerning human rights, the protection of minorities and the promotion of democratic values in third countries. In this context, the subcommittee assists the Committee on Foreign Affairs.
13.06.2012 - 16:00
The European Parliament today adopted recommendations concerning the mandate and appointment of the first ever EU Special Representative for Human Rights. "The person who will be appointed EUSR...
18.04.2012 - 10:15
The European Parliament has adopted a Report on the situation of human rights in the world. This Report is the first expression of the European Parliament's position on the ongoing EU...
15.03.2012 - 12:30
"The European Union must immediately use all available tools of diplomacy to urge Alyaksandr Lukashenka to pardon Dzmitry Kanavalau and Uladzislau Kavalyou whose guilt has not been proven, and...
08.03.2012 - 14:45
"The human rights situation in Tibet is becoming critical. Since February 2011, twenty-six Tibetans – monks, students, and women – have set themselves on fire in protest of the on-...
07.03.2012 - 10:45
EPP Group Members of the European Parliament have called for the democratic transformation of Burma to be continued and strengthened, following a meeting with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi...
26.01.2012 - 16:30
In a joint statement, MEPs Laima Andrikiene and Eduard Kukan have deplored the unfair trial of Dzmitry Kanavalau and Uladzislau Kavalyou and have urgently called on President Lukashenka to establish...
01.10.2012 - 16:00
01.10.2012 - 15:00
27.06.2012 - 09:30