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Andorran FM Maria Ubach took part in the 34th session of the International Organization of Francophonie (OIF) in Paris

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The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Andorra, Maria Ubach, took part in the 34th session of the International Organization of Francophonie (OIF) in Paris. The session was devoted to the issues of the blue and green economy, its promotion and financing. In particular, the parties discussed the compliance with the requirements for combating …

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A demonstration of la Seu d’Urgell’s residents has been held today in protest against police violence during the referendum for the independence of Catalonia

A demonstration of la Seu d’Urgell’s residents has been held today in protest against police violence during the referendum for the independence of Catalonia. The demostration has taken place at 12:00 in Seu d’Urgell’s main square . The Mayor of the city Albert Batalla during his speech pointed out the need for defense of human …

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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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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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The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Andorra Gilbert Saboya participated in the session of Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) that took place in Basel (Switzerland)

The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Andorra Gilbert Saboya participated  in the session of Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) that took place on December 4-5 in Basel (Switzerland). The session was dedicated to the situation in Ukraine as well as to the current issues of OSCE work.

In the course of the session, …

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