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NEXT DROI MEETING - 31 August

09-07-2020 - 11:16

In the context of the exponential growth of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the President of the European Parliament has announced a number of measures to contain the spread of the epidemic and to safeguard Parliament's core activities.

On 2 July 2020, the Conference of Presidents updated the EP's calendar of activities.

Core activities are reduced, but maintained to ensure that the institution's legislative, budgetary, scrutiny functions together with urgent matters in the field of human rights and democracy, are continued.

Following these decisions, the next DROI Subcommittee meeting is scheduled to take place on Monday 31 August from 13.45 - 15.45. The meeting will be held remotely.


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DROI Press release
27-07-2020 - 17:40

Following the death of prominent Kyrgyz human rights defender Azimjon Askarov in prison, Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights Maria Arena (S&D, BE) gave the following statement Monday. “I am dismayed to hear that Azimjon Askarov, a prominent human rights defender, passed away in prison at the age of 69, after the Kyrgyzstan authorities failed to provide proper medical care as this health deteriorated significantly over the last days..."

DROI Press release
20-07-2020 - 12:07

Statement by leading MEPs on EU-Libya relations to mark one year since the abduction of Libyan parliamentarian Siham Sergiwa. “Today marks one year since the abduction of Ms Siham Sergiwa, a member of the Libyan House of Representatives and a prominent women's rights defender in the country. To date, there has been no investigation conducted and above all, there has been no sign of life from Ms Sergiwa.

DROI Press release
10-07-2020 - 12:39

Statement by MEPs Maria Arena and Hannah Neumann on torture victims Mohamed Ramadan and Hussein Moosa facing capital punishment in Bahrain. "We express our grave concern over the failures of the courts in Bahrain to exclude torture evidence in the case of Mohamed Ramadan and Hussein Moosa and, at the same time, to conduct an adequate torture investigation.

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