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Day: July 22, 2016

EU and European Governments on the issue of Human Rights in Turkey after the failed Coup

Statement by EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini:   “EU calls authorities to respect Rule of Law, Human Rights and fundamental Freedoms under any circumstances”  July 21, 2016 © EU/Dutch MFA Minister for Foreign Affairs of Norway Børge Brende:     “Norway strongly underlines that Turkish authorities must respect Rule of Law, Human Rights and fundamental Freedoms under state of emergency.” July 21, 2016 ©MFA of Norway Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström of Sweden:    “Serious and unacceptable development in Turkey. Death penalty makes EU membership impossible.” July 21, 2016 © MFA of Sweden Minister… Read more EU and European Governments on the issue of Human Rights in Turkey after the failed Coup

The Leadership of Finland in Europe -1

Finland has provided the Fund for Training Project to promoted open Governance in EU Eastern Partnership Countries Finland is promoting open governance in the EU’s Eastern Partnership countries Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine by funding a Training Project for Public Servants 2015–2016.  The Development Programme has now been brought to a successful end and it serves as a good example of how different EU countries, in collaboration with each other, can implement a project tailored to the partnership countries’ needs. The PADOS project (Participatory Democracy, Open Governance &… Read more The Leadership of Finland in Europe -1