Announcements

Feb
06

March 21 – the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

This year, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is devoted to using of the potential of sport as means for promotion of overcoming of race discrimination.

News

Norway plans to ban paranjas in educational institutions | March 27, 2018

Norway’s government has proposed the bill on banning the paranjas, which completely hide the face, in universities, schools and kindergartens.

New route for migrants – through Bosnia – appeared in Balkans | March 27, 2018

The new Balkan route through Bosnia is used by migrants from the Middle East, Asia and Africa trying to reach Western Europe.

Number of undocumented migrants who cannot be deported increases in Germany | March 27, 2018

In 2017, the number of asylum-seekers and migrants in Germany, who were denied the right to stay in the country, increased. However, some of them cannot be deported to the countries of their origin due to the absence of necessary documents.

More than 3,000 civilians died in Donbas conflict – UN’s report | March 22, 2018

The number of the injured persons is from 7,000 to 9,000.

Ukraine ratified two protocols to European Convention on Human Rights | March 22, 2018

The Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the Council of Europe, Dmytro Kuleba provided the documents confirming Ukraine’s ratification of the Protocols 15 and 16 to the European Convention on Human Rights.

300 Ukrainians asked asylum in Poland in 2017 | March 21, 2018

For the first time, 300 citizens of Ukraine asked asylum in Poland in 2017, being the second largest group of asylum-seekers in this EU country.

Eurostat: number of asylum seekers from Ukraine to EU significantly dropped in 2017 | March 21, 2018

Last year, nearly 9,000 Ukrainians asked asylum in the EU countries.

Police counted over 3,000 refugees in Ukraine | March 20, 2018

More than 3,000 refugees have been registered in Ukraine as of today.

EU introduces sanctions against people involved in chemical weapons development in Syria | March 20, 2018

The EU adds new people in the sanction list, which includes the representatives of Syrian authorities involved in chemical weapons development and use.

UN: 12 civilians died on Donbas during three months | March 19, 2018

The OHCHR has also documented the total of 73 victims among the civil population in connection with the conflict.