Tag: Human rights

European Commission: Croatia meets commitments on migrants’ human rights

ZAGREB, Nov 9 (Croatia Sun News) – The European Commission took account of the Human Rights Watch report when evaluating Croatia’s preparedness to join the Schengen area and concluded that Croatia continued to meet its commitments towards human rights protection, European Commission spokeswoman Tove Ernst said on Friday.

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Council of Europe parliament presidents discuss challenges for next 70 years

ZAGREB, Oct 24 (Croatia Sun News) – The heads of parliament of the Council of Europe’s 47 member states met in Strasbourg on Thursday to discuss, after 70 years of the pan-European institution, how to deal with global challenges and strengthen and protect human rights in the process.

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International Day for Eradication of Poverty observed

ZAGREB, Oct 17 (Croatia Sun News) – The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty was observed on Thursday by members of the Portal of Kindness NGO who called for changing the law so that all children in Croatia could have equal opportunities for success and warned those in power that there are also hungry children in schools.

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Pejcinovic Buric says will use all her powers to protect human rights

ZAGREB, Oct 3 (Croatia Sun News) – New Council of Europe Secretary-General Marija Pejcinovic Buric said on Wednesday human rights were non-negotiable and that she would use all her powers so that CoE member states respected them.

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