Latest EHF news
- 2 October 2015
Humanists launched today a European Citizens' Initiative asking the European Commission to use article 7 TEU and sanction Hungary for its unacceptable attitude towards European democratic principles.
Official website : www.act4democracy.eu
- 30 September 2015
In a strong and committed statement, EHF representative Giulio Ercolessi took the floor at OSCE HDIM meeting to request abortion right for women in OSCE participating states. Read our full statement.
- 22 September 2015
Today, the EHF exposed Catholic Church's continued failure to protect the rights of the child at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.
- 9 September 2015
European Humanists call on EU leaders to implement a coordinated and human rights based response to welcome refugees and to initiate sanctions against Member States violating EU values.
Latest European news
- 17 September 2015
On the labour market, in the educational system or within public or private media: Citizens without a religious confession in Germany often find themselves structurally disadvantaged. German Humanists have just reported about these discriminations. Find out more in their report "Glass Walls".
- 28 August 2015
In its ruling Parillo against Italy, the Court found out that prohibiting a woman to donate her embryos obtained from in virtro fertilization for research does not violate the respect for her private life.
- 24 August 2015
Portugal and Spain both adopted laws restricting women's right to abortion this summer (...)
- 3 July 2015
Iceland’s parliament agreed yesterday to abolish the blasphemy provision of the Criminal Code. This move is a response to criticism by various international institutions such as the OSCE and the Council of Europe which specifically concluded that countries should abolish the blasphemy provisions in their laws.