22 April 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is demonstrating all too well that unequal societies go hand-in-hand with human suffering, fragile economies and delicate democracies.

This statement comes from a broad range of European civil society actors, committed to working together towards a shared vision of the future of Europe, one that is based on a socially just, feminist, sustainable, democratic and inclusive society.

It calls on the European institutions and Member State governments to seize this moment to work towards fundamental change in our social, economic and political systems.

4 December 2019

Civil society organisations have a critical role to play in a healthy democracy - bringing people’s voices to decision-making, and holding governments, institutions and corporations to account.

Regrettably civil society rights are under threat globally, including in Europe.

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