On Tuesday, the 7th of December 2010 conference "From Kim Jong-il to Kim Jong-un: Prospects for Democracy and Human Rights in North Korea" took place in the European Parliament in Brussels. Conference was organized by international human rights organizations "Christian Solidarity Worldwide" and "Human Rights without Frontiers", hosted by the MEP Leonidas Donskis. (Read more...)
Throughout the entire November visitors of Leonidas Donskis web site www.donskis.lt and his “Facebook” page had a chance express their opinion on what would be the effectively ways to fight corruption. (Read more...)
Member of the European Parliament Leonidas Donskis called for more attention to the cases of prisoners of conscience during the Lithuanian Presidency for the European Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). Cases of prisoners of conscience can still be found in the OSCE countries. (Read more...)
You can now read the third newsletter of MEP Leonidas Donskis (in Lithuanian). There you will find concentrated information about the most important activities, meeting and visits of November. (Read more...)
Review of the conference “Regionalism in Lithuania and the vision of Klaipeda”
Why was regional reform in Lithuania never able to turn towards the direction of decentralization? What should we do that the situation in Lithuania which became a unique unitary state would change? Is there a need for regionalization processes in Lithuania and Klaipeda? (Read more...)
Members of the European Parliament faced a tense agenda with many important issues at the plenary session this week in Strasbourg. Voting on the legislation, discussions with the President of the European Commission J. M. Barroso, discussions on the euro situation and the deadlocked budget and meeting with the president of Georgia Micheil Saakashvili were among questions of the plenary.