ONE OF US is confirmed as the first European Citizens Initiative in number of statements of support

ONE OF US is confirmed as the first European Citizens Initiative in number of statements of support collected from the European Citizens. The European Citizens Initiative (ECI) One of Us has finished the signatures collected verification and validation phase by the National Authorities of each Member State. Over 1,901,947 signatures collected 1,742,156 have been validated.…

First ECI Public Hearing

BIG ECI DAY: First Public Hearing February 17th 2014

The Public Hearing for ECI Right2Water – Europe’s first successful European Citizens’ Initiative – will take place Monday, 17 February from 15h00 to 18h30, in room JAN4Q2 in the European Parliament. It will be chaired by the Environment Committee and will also involve the Petitions Committee (PETI), the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO), and the Development Committee (DEVE).

Cracovia: Primul Congres al Miscarilor Pro-Life Europene (1)

Primul Congres al Miscarilor Pro-Life Europene are loc la Cracovia, in incinta Sanctuarului Divinei Milostiviri ,multumita unor eforturi deosebite ale Federatiei Poloneze Pro-Life si a «Knights of Columbus». Prima zi a fost o zi dedicata organizarii, informarii dar si celebrarii succesului Initiativei «Unul dintre noi». Jakub  Baltroszewicz , coordonatorul Initiativei in Polonia   a adresat…

Franchising Abortion and Sterilization: Population Control Activists Descend on India

Think of franchises, and McDonald’s or Starbucks springs to mind. But how about franchising clinics that do abortions and sterilizations? The population control movement has thought of this too. In the developing world, so-called “reproductive health clinics” are spreading like fast food chains in America through a network of organizations that want abortion and birth…

The European “pro-life” Citizen Initiative One of Us reaches first place with over 1,891,000 signatures!

On Monday 11th November 2013, the calculation of the individual supports given to the European Citizen Initiative One of Us will be closed. This number will be greater than 1,891,000, which makes this pro-life initiative the first and the largest success. 20 countries have reached the minimum threshold of signatures required by the European Commission,…

Time's up for supporters of the first European Citizens' Initiatives – what happens next?

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-13-1012_en.htm Tomorrow, organisers of the first eight European Citizens’ Initiatives (ECIs) run out of time to collect statements of support. Three groups claim to have reached the target of one million signatures. This includes a minimum number of signatures in at least seven Member States, as required by the ECI legislation. They include Right2Water, who…