Like Nero, fiddling while Rome burned, most politicians pressed the continue-as-before button.
A few months ahead of the expected adoption of the post-2015 Agenda for Sustainable Development at UN level, the importance of decent work for sustainable development was highlighted at a high-level debate at the European Parliament.
The impact of climate change will become more intense and its effects will be irreversible. We will have to adapt to new physical and climatic conditions.
European converts and children born here to Muslim immigrants consciously seek to set themselves apart from mainstream society. Islam is “cool”.
A broad consensus can be reached to start curbing practices that contravene human dignity.
In the list of parliamentary intergroups published in December 2014, there is an intergroup for freedom of religion and belief. It has now commenced its work, with clear priorities.
Growing racism and xenophobia in Europe are the theme of this year´s Concerted Action of Justice and Peace Europe.
What can Catholic social teaching contribute towards understanding and overcoming the deep-seated crisis of the European Union?
> 15-16 April
Plenary Session of the European Parliament in Brussels
> 27-30 April
Plenary Session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg