Congreso de los Diputados
ES - 28071 - Madrid
Working language: English
25/04/2022 | 18:42:15 In May 2021, almost one year ago, Spain approved a law on the protection of children and adolescents vis-à-vis violence. We did this, bearing in mind the rights of children, the rights of adolescents, they should not be the subject of any type of violence. This new law was necessary because the cases of violence against children – young girls, young boys – were unfortunately covered by a layer of silence. We have to remove that silence. We have to prevent violence. If we are to prevent... 29/09/2021 | 17:59:55 "We need a green planet, because this is red alert". Those were the words of the UN Secretary General at the Climate Summit. Young people from across the world are mobilizing for climate justice and today we heard that here. They are defending our health and our natural environment, and we have the Milan Youth Conference on climate taking place right now, and it is important that we have a healthy environment for the future of humanity. And here at PACE we strive to defend, protect and... 24/06/2021 | 09:38:05 Good morning. Spain, our country, traditionally has been a country of emigrants. But when we are looking at this issue from a Spanish perspective, obviously we see it through a republican prism. In the first decades of last century, Spain was a country of emigrants and at the turn of the millennium, a decade ago, the population of Spain, diaspora population, multiplied by five. Now, Spain, along with other countries of western Europe has experienced immigration over the last five decades and... 30/01/2020 | 17:55:09 Thank you President. I would like to congratulate the rapporteurs of the reports that we've been dealing with in this session. The entire Spanish delegation, particularly from the Socialist Party, we would like to say that it is of great concern to us the elevated number of victims of trafficked individuals in Europe. Individuals which are forced into prostitution, forced labour, organ trafficking as well. This goes hand in hand with violence and threats. The protection of these victims ought... 29/01/2020 | 10:50:27 Thank you, Mr President. Freedom of thought, of belief, and of religion is a universal human right which is consecrated in article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and in article 9 of the European Convention on Human Rights. This freedom of belief needs to be respected in work places. In Spain, article 14 of the Spanish Constitution establishes that Spanish people are equal before the law without any form of discrimination for reasons of birth, race, sex, religion, opinion, or...
24/03/2023 | Doc. 15732 | Motion for a resolution Support for the reconstruction of Ukraine 30/01/2023 | Doc. 15700 | Motion for a resolution Global rules to eliminate all forms of religious oppression 30/01/2023 | Doc. 15702 | Motion for a recommendation Socialising at schools, a means for students' well-being 13/09/2022 | Doc. 15605 | Motion for a resolution Foreign interference: a threat to democratic security in Europe 27/06/2022 | Doc. 15577 | Motion for a resolution Impact of job insecurity on the mental health of the population
26/01/2023 | Doc. 15689, vote on the draft text for resolution Legal and human rights aspects of the Russian Federation’s aggression against Ukraine 26/01/2023 | Doc. 15682, vote on the draft text for resolution The progress of the Assembly's monitoring procedure (January-December 2022) 26/01/2023 | Doc. 15680, vote on the draft text for resolution The honouring of obligations and commitments by the Republic of Moldova 25/01/2023 | Doc. 15674, vote on the draft text for resolution Environmental impact of armed conflicts 25/01/2023 | Doc. 15674, vote on the draft text for recommendation Environmental impact of armed conflicts