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Andorra approved a draft law on the protection of the rights of people with disabilities, which will also provide assistance to victims of racism or discrimination and minors

The Andorran Ministerial Council approved a draft law on the protection of the rights of people with disabilities, which will also provide assistance to victims of racism or discrimination and minors. A proposal was made by the Minister of Justice, Social and Internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot.

The issue of the protection of the rights …

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The Ministry of Education of Andorra supports the strengthening of the program for the preparation of pupils in the area of democracy

Minister of Education of Andorra Eric Jover took part at the meeting of the Committee of Education of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. In particular, he spoke on the need to strengthen the program for the preparation of students on the culture of democracy. The government of Andorra and the University of Principality will …

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Eric Jover: Andorra is ready to cooperate more actively with higher education institutions in order to build new relationships to improve the education system

photo: COE

The Minister of Education of Andorra Eric Jover participates in the conference “Education: the key to democracy”, which takes place on 22d-23d March in Nicosia (Cyprus).

Representatives of 39 countries take part in the conference. Within the framework of the event, the role of education as an important instrument of social solidarity was …

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Nizami Ganjavi International Center in a partnership with Fundacio Julia Reig hold a conference “Global forces, local voices: People power in a globalised world” in Andorra la Vella

Nizami Ganjavi International Center in a partnership with Fundacio Julia Reig hold a highlevel meeting of 20 eminent guests – among which current and former presidents, prime ministers from the East and West in Andorra la Vella. Сonference theme – “Global forces, local voices: People power in a globalised world”.

The line-up includes the current President of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mladen …

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Ambassador of the Principality of Andorra to the Council of Europe Esther Rabasa took part in the 126th session of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Council of Europe

Ambassador of the Principality of Andorra to the Council of Europe Esther Rabasa took part in the 126th session of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Council of Europe, held in Sofia, Bulgaria. The event was attended by 47 member countries of the organization.

In her speech, Esther Rabasa made reference to the report prepared …

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Freedom of speech for journalists in Andorra does exist although it is dependent on the political and economic establishments in some ways, thinks Josep Silvestre from Silvestre Advocats

On 3rd May the Andorran Association of Communication Specialists (L’Associacio de professionals de la communicació d’Andorra) held a public debate regarding freedom of speech in the principality. The event coincided with the celebration of World Press Freedom day. Josep Anton Silvestre (the criminal lawyer from Silvestre Advocats) was one of the participants at the event …

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“Democrats for Andorra” got the majority of the votes in 5 parishes during municipal elections on 13th December in Andorra

On 13th December in Andorra municipal elections were held. The party “Demòcrates per Andorra” won in five administrative districts of Andorra by a majority of votes.

The Ministry of justice and interior affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot notes that elections were held without any violations. Meanwhile he pointed out the decline of electoral activity. So, this year 60.8% …

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Official results of parliamentary elections in Andorra on March 1, 2015

Official results of parliamentary elections in Andorra on March 1, 2015.

 
ANTONI MARTI PETIT

37,03 %

Democrates for Andorra (DA)

 

 
VÍCTOR NAUDI ZAMORA

11,74 %

Social-Democratic party + Union for “Progress”

 

 
PERE LOPEZ AGRAS

23,53 %

Green Party + independent candidates

 

 
JOSEP PINTAT FORNE

27,68 %

Liberals of Andorra

 

Candidates who passed according to the national list

ANTONI MARTI PETIT

LADISLAU BARO SOLA

CONXITA MARSOL RIART

JORDI TORRES FALCÓ

SOFIA GARRALLA TOMAS

JOSEP PINTAT FORNE

JORDI …

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