COVID-19 pandemic poses new risks to EU citizens in UK, rights groups warn

By |julij 1st, 2020|citizens' rights, News, Settled Status|

The coronavirus pandemic risks creating new problems and uncertainty for potential applicants to the UK's EU Settlement Scheme and those who have already been given pre-settled status, citizens’ rights groups have warned Boris Johnson's government.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za COVID-19 pandemic poses new risks to EU citizens in UK, rights groups warn

BELGRADE – Serbia, Montenegro no longer democracies, says Freedom House

By |maj 8th, 2020|Aleksandar Vučić, Belgrade, citizens' rights, Democracy, European Union, Freedom House, international community, Kosovo, media control, Milo Djukanovic, Montenegro, News, propaganda, Serbia, The Capitals|

For the first time since 2003, the US-based NGO Freedom House hadn't ranked Serbia among "semi-consolidated democracies" in its report. Instead, the NGO put Serbia in the "hybrid regimes" category based on authoritarianism as a result of incomplete dem...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za BELGRADE – Serbia, Montenegro no longer democracies, says Freedom House

Britons in Europe are disenfranchised while their EU counterparts’ rights hang in the balance

By |marec 14th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News, voting rights|

The French municipal elections which will take place on 16 March are the first since President Macron was elected and an important test of his popularity. They are also the first set of municipal elections in which British citizens in France will be un...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Britons in Europe are disenfranchised while their EU counterparts’ rights hang in the balance

French polls – a reminder of post-Brexit voting limbo

By |marec 13th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News, voting rights|

France’s municipal elections on Sunday (16 March) will be a major test for President Emmanuel Macron in the wake of the popular protests by the gilets jaunes and over controversial pension reforms. They will also be the first such polls in which British citizens in France will not be able to vote.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za French polls – a reminder of post-Brexit voting limbo

New reports urge EU, UK to clarify Brexit ‘no man’s land’ on citizens’ rights

By |marec 6th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News|

Campaigners have urged European governments and the UK to clarify their 'confused' policies to guide UK citizens living in the EU through the post-Brexit “no man’s land”, following the publication of two new reports on Friday (6 March).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za New reports urge EU, UK to clarify Brexit ‘no man’s land’ on citizens’ rights

Give EU nationals physical proof of UK status, landlords urge Johnson

By |januar 22nd, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, eu citizenship, News|

Landlords and civil society campaigners have urged Boris Johnson’s government to provide physical proof for EU citizens living in the UK, warning that landlords and employers could otherwise be reluctant to let a home or offer a job to EU citizens.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Give EU nationals physical proof of UK status, landlords urge Johnson

UK minister defends EU settlement scheme as applications surge

By |januar 16th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News, transition periods|

The United Kingdom on Thursday (16 January) defended its much-criticised scheme to guarantee the rights of EU nationals after Brexit, as the country’s Home Office announced that a vast majority have already applied for settled status.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za UK minister defends EU settlement scheme as applications surge

MEPs express ‘grave concern’ about Brexit citizens’ rights regime

By |januar 15th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, European Parliament, Guy Verhofstadt, Home Office, News|

Lawmakers in the European Parliament have urged the UK government to overhaul its regime for EU citizens’ rights after Brexit, expressing ‘grave concern’ about its EU Settlement Scheme.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za MEPs express ‘grave concern’ about Brexit citizens’ rights regime

Campaign group demands UK rights for forgotten Europeans

By |december 11th, 2019|Brexit, Brexit negotiations, citizens' rights, News, UK elections|

Civil society activists launched on Tuesday (10 December) a five pledge ‘Citizens’ Rights manifesto for the 5 million’ demanding voting and citizenship rights two days ahead of a potentially decisive UK general election.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Campaign group demands UK rights for forgotten Europeans

EU nationals face delays, difficulties with Brexit settlement scheme, new report finds

By |november 19th, 2019|Brexit, citizens' rights, EU migration, Home Office, News|

The difficulties facing EU nationals wishing to remain living in the UK have been highlighted in a report published on Tuesday (19 November) by Migrant Voice.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU nationals face delays, difficulties with Brexit settlement scheme, new report finds