European Free Alliance
Lawfare: Judicialisation of politics’ high-level conference at the   11h27 13 février
Within the current scenario in which judicial structures are being used for the persecution of opponents by governments worldwide, the aim of this hearing is to highlight the Lawfare’ concept and phenomenon from a first-hand perspective, from those who have faced (and still do) persecution, those...
New group set up at the European Parliament focused on Europe’s minorities, national communities and languages  08h58 04 février
A new European Parliament Intergroup has been set up with the support of EFA MEPs François Alfonsi and Tatjana Å danoka to be a focal point for discussion on the issues facing Europe’s minorities, national communities and languages. Europe’s rich linguistic, national and regional diversity is one...
Historical uniqueness and full autonomy as main conclusions of Vojvodina conference  15h29 03 février
The Role of Regions in European Integration: How can Vojvodina help Serbia in its Europeanisation Process’ conference has concluded with a call from EFA and its member party the LSV for the recognition of Vojvodina’s national and historical uniqueness, as well as for the strengthening and the...
SNP & Plaid Cymru MEPs voted against Brexit withdrawal agreement  08h37 30 janvier
PRESS RELEASE FROM EFA MEPS JILL EVANS (WALES) & CHRISTIAN ALLARD (SCOTLAND) Scottish National Party and Plaid Cymru MEPs voted against the UK’s withdrawal from the EU at Wednesday’s European Parliament session in Brussels. SNP MEPs have campaigned hard to prevent Scotland being dragged out of the...
Withdrawal agreement vote sad day for Europe  16h48 29 janvier
Today, the European Parliament votes on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, paving the way for the UK to depart the EU on the 31st of January. Ska Keller MEP, President of the Greens EFA group in the European Parliament, have commented: Brexit was not our choice and we will never stop believing that...
EFA representatives attend conference in Vojvodina to highlight key role of regions within Serbia’s EU path  10h41 24 janvier
Today representatives from EFA are in Novi Sad attending the The Role of Regions in European Integration’ Conference. The aim is to discuss the role and responsibility of the Republic of Serbia on its EU’s integration process in regards to decentralisation and cohesion policy, with special focus...
EFA is hiring photography and video services for its General Assembly from 22 to 25 April 2020 in Flensburg  16h41 22 janvier
The awarded provider will be required to take pictures and record short videos and edit them to be available at the end of each day of the event. EFA’s Communication team will coordinate and monitor the work, as well as prepare and deliver the working schedule for the provider. EFA is hiring (at...
EFA Group President Oriol Junqueras calls for dialogue and the end of repression in the political conflict between Catalonia and Spain  12h59 20 janvier
The President of the European Free Alliance Group in the European Parliament, Oriol Junqueras, has written an opinion article aimed at all European democrats, encouraging them to foster the dialogue process between Catalonia and Spain and to end the repression, which would bring Europe back to the...
Oriol Junqueras elected President of EFA Group in the European Parliament  15h17 07 janvier
EFA MEPs elect ERC’s Junqueras to succeed Alyn Smith Catalan MEP Oriol Junqueras has today (Tuesday) been elected President of the European Free Alliance Group in the European Parliament. He succeeds SNP MEP Alyn Smith who was elected to the UK Parliament at the December UK General Election. The...
ECJ rules Oriol Junqueras has the right to be a MEP  12h24 20 décembre
Yesterday, European Court of Justice ruled that our colleague Oriol Junqueras has the right to be a Member of the European Parliament. The Spanish Supreme Court had ruled that Junqueras could not take up his seat after he was elected in the last European elections in May, as he was in pretrial...