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An alliance of climate change and citizen movements plan to march in a common call on the EU to recognize the crime of ecocide.

By Mose Apelblat (The Brussels Times) In a European Day of Action, the march will take place on Sunday, 20 March, in Brussels. It is organised by local organisations (End Ecocide Belgium, Rise for Climate Belgium and Youth for Climate Belgium). Several other actions are organised in Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid and other European cities. The action day will be followed by a week of other activities. ...
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Conference to discuss ways of strengthening cooperation between the EU and Turkey in the area of foreign, security and defence policy.

Brussels-based NGO, Dialogue for Europe (DfE), in cooperation with the Ankara-based European Union and Global Research Organisation (ABKAD) organised at the Press Club Brussels Europe on 9 February a debate to discuss ways of strengthening such cooperation.DfE, in partnership with ABKAD, is currently implementing a project called "Strengthening Dialogue between the EU and Turkey in the Area of Mig...
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Book launch “Balkan Express – Once upon a time there was a country” by renowned journalist Dominika Ćosić.

On the 26 January, New Direction, the Foundation for European Reform organised at the Press Club the launch "Balkan Express - Once upon a time there was a country", a new book by renowned journalist and broadcaster Dominika Ćosić. The book is a new, personal history of the Western Balkans, told through the eyes of a journalist with a lifetime of experience travelling throughout the region, chartin...
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Press Conference of the Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi

Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi said on Tuesday (18 January) the situation in his country was normalising, following the unrest that shook it in the first days of the new year, and Russian troops, which he said helped prevent a possible coup d’etat, were withdrawing. Tileuberdi, who briefed a small group of journalists at the Press Club Brussels Europe, will also be visiting Vi...
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Panel discussion on “EU-Azerbaijan relations:  connectivity, transport and investment in the South Caucasus with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov

On the 16 November, the Press Club held a panel discussion on "EU-Azerbaijan relations:  connectivity, transport and investment in the South Caucasus" with participation of : Jeyhun  Bayramov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan , Michael Siebert, Managing Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, European External Action Service, Andris Ameriks, Vice-Chair, Committee ...
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First international press briefing of Mr Péter Márki-Zay’s – the prime ministerial candidate of the joint Hungarian opposition

On the 11 November the Member of the European Parliament István Ujhelyi organised the first international press briefing of Mr Péter Márki-Zay’s - the prime ministerial candidate of the joint Hungarian opposition For the first time in the history of Hungary, the six opposition parties (Hungarian Socialist Party, Dialogue for Hungary, Jobbik, Democratic Coalition, Politics can be different, Mome...
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Conférence de presse du Ministre de la Communication et des Médias et porte-parole du gouvernement de la République Démocratique du Congo, Patrick Muyaya,

Le lundi 8 novembre, le Ministre de la Communication et des Médias et porte-parole du gouvernement de la République Démocratique du Congo, Patrick Muyaya accompagné de Monsieur Tharcisse Kasongo porte-parole du Chef de l'État de la RDC ont donné une conférence de presse pour les médias européens. Ils ont abordés la situation socio-politique et les perspectives de croissance économiques en RDC, la ...
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Press Conference of the Legal Team & Family of Illegally Extradited and Jailed Humanitarian Paul Rusesabagina to Hold Post-Verdict

Brussels, BE - September 21, 2021 the legal team and family will hold a press conference to go over the trial and verdict in the case of Paul Rusesabagina. (The Rwandan Government has said that the verdict will be announced on September 20.)   To RSVP for the Press Club press conference in person please email kitty@kurthlampe.com   In late August, 2020, Paul Rusesabagina, the...
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A high-level conference held on the 28 July at the Press Club Brussels Europe, under the auspices of the Alliance Internationale pour la Défense des droits et des Libertés (AIDL) called for Pakistan to be stripped of its GSP+ status until it falls into line and honours its commitments in the field of human rights.

The country’s highly controversial blasphemy laws came under close scrutiny as delegates considered the multiple ways in which the laws are abused. Several delegates presented individual cases, including one of an 11 year-old girl, falsely accused of burning pages from the Koran. The conference heard that such allegations are often levelled as a means of settling personal grievances. The consequen...
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