Archive for October, 2011

Summary of the October training courses conducted by the Foundation

Summary of the October training courses conducted by the Foundation

Posted on October 24, 2011 by admin
fot. EFHR Last weekend, at the House of Polish Culture in Vilnius free training courses on human rights were organized by the European Foundation of Human Rights, attended not only by teachers, lawyers, politicians and journalists, but also by many other people interested in the theme....
The ongoing weekend training courses of the EFHR

The ongoing weekend training courses of the EFHR

Posted on October 22, 2011 by admin
fot. EFHR Today and tomorrow (22 and 23 October), in the House of Polish Culture in Vilnius are held trainings in human rights addressed to teachers, journalists, lawyers, politicians and all other people interested in these issues. Here are some photos from the meeting that took place on Saturday. To be continued… šŸ™‚ Tomorrow (Sunday) we invite to the meeting at 2pm. Room no. 305....
European Foundation of Human Rights in defence of "Kurier Wileński"

European Foundation of Human Rights in defence of “Kurier Wileński”

Posted on October 14, 2011 by admin
logo Kurier Wileński On October 14th 2011, Advocate Mr Tadeusz Gudziński filed a complaint on behalf of Kurier Wileński daily to the European Court of Human Rights against the Republic of Lithuania for imposing a fine on the daily’s editorial office for publishing in November 2006 a paper by Krzysztof Buchowski entitled ‘The Way a Lithuanian citizen was Perceived by a Pole in the Interwar Period’, which was read at a Polish-Lithuanian scientific conference....

Breakthrough in the Commission sessions – Lithuanian authorities will take care of the Polish minority schools!

Posted on October 13, 2011 by admin
The European Foundation of Human Rights has found a document in which Lithuania guarantees to maintain the current status of the Polish language as the language taught in the Polish minority schools in Lithuania. There are more rights guaranteed in the document....
A petition to the State Language Inspectorate to call the Minister of Science and Education, Gintaras Steponavičius, to management responsibility

A petition to the State Language Inspectorate to call the Minister of Science and Education, Gintaras Steponavičius, to management responsibility

Posted on October 13, 2011 by admin
On September 16th 2011, the European Foundation of Human Rights has made a petition to the State Language Inspectorate to call the Minister of Education and Science, Gintaras Steponavičius, to management responsibility for sending 26 thousand letters in a language other than the official  (Polish, Russian and Belarusian) to the students attending minority schools. This step aimed to see if the State Language Inspectorate would dare to persecute for the alleged violation of the Act on the official language an official of a high standing with equal perseverance as an ordinary...

Art & Craft 2012

Posted on October 10, 2011 by admin
It’s the second time that Social Thought Club Initiatives has organised International Art&Craft Workshops funded within the framework of Grundtvig programme. The initiative aims at giving adults an opportunity to participate in workshops organised in other European countries within the Lifelong Learning Programme (LLP). ...
Everyday Europe competition

Everyday Europe competition

Posted on October 05, 2011 by admin
The poster of the competition. The European Foundation of Human Rights would like to invite everybody to take part in a creative competition entitled Everyday Europe, which starts as of Monday, 3rd October. The main prize is a light, energy-saving, 13-inch notebook as well as MP3, MP4 players, board games outstanding books and many more....