Equal Treatment, Human and Citizens Rights
My work within the High-Level Contact Group Cyprus demonstrated to me quite plainly, which kinds of different legal systems and understanding of those systems still prevail throughout Europe. Thus Equal Treatment and Non-Discrimination of Men and Women as well as Human- and Citizen Rights are important to me and my political work.
Strasbourg, 19 April, 2012
Today the MEPs voted on the above cited proposal - MEP Werthmann stated in her speech this morning thet the protection of all citizens as well as the united fight against terrorism are beyound discussion; though, the Charta of the European Union should be respected for the EU-citizens. She asked the Commission to continue the negotians. Here you may follow the debate: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sed/speeches.do?sessionDate=20120419 and here you get to the votes' results: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-%2f%2fEP%2f%2fNONSGML%2bPV%2b20120419%2bRES-VOT%2bDOC%2bPDF%2bV0%2f%2fEN&language=EN