Bulgaria: Women’s liberties at risk

Bulgaria: Women’s liberties at risk

The European Parliament called upon EU countries, including Bulgaria, to ratify the Istanbul Convention on March 12th. Just one MEP that is bulgarian was at the debate. In which he ended up being up against the treaty.

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The Holy Synod and Grand Mufti, sa >women and domestic violence to parliament for ratification on the eve of International Women’s Day on the March 8th, the Bulgarian government, under pressure from political parties. In Bulgaria, A eu user since 2007, conservative politicians and clergymen continue steadily to influence the agenda that is political.

The Council of Europe Convention, referred to as Istanbul Convention, had been finalized in 2011 in Istanbul. (more…)