Latest EHF news
- 12 July 2017
On 11 July, the EHF contributed to a meeting on countering extreme violence in Bangladesh, on the invitation of the European Bangladesh Forum. We recalled the importance of secularism as one of the foundation of democracy and called the Bangladesh government to do more to protect human rights and its people.
- 26 June 2017
EHF president Giulio Ercolessi took part on Friday in the Italian Chamber of Deputies in a conference called to mark the tenth anniversary of the law granting humanitarian protection to LGBT asylum seekers in Italy.
- 20 June 2017
On 20th June, the European Humanist Federation, together with the International Humanist and Ethical Union, urged UN member states to better protect freedom of religion or belief including non-believers’ rights worldwide as a way to foster mutual understanding.
- 19 June 2017
On 19th June, the European Humanist Federation called on UN member states and especially European Member states to comply with their human rights obligations and to secure women’s sexual and reproductive rights in law and practice.
Latest European news
- 29 September 2016
On 23th of September, the Polish Parliament decided to move ahead with the bill which would introduce a near-total ban on abortion. Show your solidarity with women in Poland!
- 20 June 2016
The UN Human Rights Committee finds Irish abortion laws cruel, inhuman and degrading and calls for reform.
- 11 April 2016The Polish Government is heading towards a complete ban on abortion to follow Catholic bishops' call.
- 4 April 2016
“Can Faith and Freedom Co-exist?” MEPs, journalists and civil society leaders answer the questions about religious freedom, secularism and extremism in a video by Catholics for Choice