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25/01/2023 | 20:09:52 Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2 Mr. President, dear colleagues We should be proud of the Istanbul Convention, but it does not mean that we should be content with the current situation. There certainly is room for improvement. Since ratifying the Convention, Finland has transferred the funding of shelters to the responsibility of the state. The places in shelters have been increased and continue to be increased. We have also established a support center for victims of sexual... 23/06/2022 | 19:29:58 Madam President, Dear colleagues, Online communication has become a part of our daily lives. We are talking about an infrastructure that has evolved into a necessity, for better and for worse. Our daily lives have moved to the digital environment much faster than the values, structures and modes of operation that uphold our democratic societies. We spend our time online, we interact with others, we search for information, we work and entertain ourselves. The internet remembers what we have... 01/10/2019 | 11:35:33 Madame President. Dear colleagues, We are all responsible for a just society. The bigger our influence, the bigger our responsibility. The present is often blamed as indifferent. People care about their own affairs but are careful to intervene in questions concerning the common good if there is a chance of personal disadvantages. Too many close their eyes to abuse. That's why we need mechanisms for making it easier to intervene. I know that this proposal and report is not for everyday abuses...