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European Union : whistleblowers….progress in small steps!

European Union : whistleblowers….progress in small steps!
While the Trade Secrets Directive adopted in 2016 presented the most serious threats to whistleblowers, denounced by many rights organisations, the text to be put to the vote in the European Parliament and Council, in principle before the next elections, provides protection for

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General Assembly 2018 of the AEDH

NEWS January
The 2018 General Assembly was held on 12 and 13 January 2019.
The outgoing President Dominique Guibert presented the activity report for the past financial year, which was unanimously adopted.
The representatives of the Luxembourg League for Human Rights presented the results of a survey among the

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GA 2018 – Statement

Statment
For the rights of all, make Europe move !
On Saturday the 12th and Sunday the 13th of January 2019, the General Assembly of the European Association for the Defense of Human Rights (AEDH) was held in Brussels, with the active participation of associations from all over the world.

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Reducing rights, reducing the length of stay, reducing the number of people. . . The triptych of measures to limit the “influx” of migrants in the process of generalisation

Reducing rights, reducing the length of stay, reducing the number of people. . . The triptych of measures to limit the “influx” of migrants in the process of generalisation

Since 1999 and the Amsterdam Treaty, European asylum and migration policies are supposed to be “common”. This means that, in principle, Member States no longer have full national sovereignty over these matters except for entry controls and the issuing of residence permits.
But for almost twenty years now, there have

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Letter on Digital Europe and Data Protection

Letter on Digital Europe and Data Protection

Because we have been outraged by the Cambridge Analytica case, because we are following the implementation of the DGPS, including concerning the GAFAM (and other digital companies under American law) which will always try to circumvent the citizens’ protections implemented by the European Union, the AEDH sent a letter to all

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Civic space in Europe

Civic space in Europe

On Friday 22 June 2018, Civil Society Europe and Civicus released a 2017 report on civic space in Europe. The aim of this study is to collect trends relating to civic space in the various Member States of the European Union. This study is based on the perceptions of civil

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