10/07/2018

Three exiled Catalan ministers meet the EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform at the European Parliament

On today’s meeting of the EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform, MEPs have counted with the presence and testimony of three out of the seven exiled Catalan politicians; Meritxell Serret, Toni Comín and Lluís Puig. All of them are exiled in Belgium since the Spanish State is persecuting them due to the organisation of a referendum in Catalonia. … Continue reading Three exiled Catalan ministers meet the EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform at the European Parliament

03/07/2018

EU-Catalonia Dialogue platform is presented in the National Assembly of France

After Brussels, Barcelona and Berlin, EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform, formed by more than forty MEPs from different groups and countries, has been presented in the National Assembly of France, in Paris. The spokesman of the platform, MEP and former Slovenian Foreign Minister Ivo Vajgl, highlighted that the meeting has been done the same day that some … Continue reading EU-Catalonia Dialogue platform is presented in the National Assembly of France

07/06/2018

The platform has developed a report on MEPs access to prisons across the EU

Here you can read  the report MEPs Access to Penitentiary Centres and Inmates in the European Union: country-by-country report and key indicators that the EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform have elaborated, after the events of December 2017 when seven MEPs of the Platform were denied to access the prison in Estremera (Spain). The report basically concludes that … Continue reading The platform has developed a report on MEPs access to prisons across the EU

18/05/2018

EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform says that the election of the new Catalan President is an “opportunity to start a constructive dialogue”

The platform, composed by 40 MEPs, claim the release of the political Catalan prisoners and the end of the direct rule in Catalonia Today, a delegation of the EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform has visited Berlin to meet Carles Puigdemont, the Catalan President in exile. The members that have attended to this mission are Lynn Boylan, Bodil … Continue reading EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform says that the election of the new Catalan President is an “opportunity to start a constructive dialogue”

(Photo: EFE)

(Photo: EFE)

17/05/2018

The EU-Catalonia Platform welcomes the election of a new Catalan President

The EU-Catalonia Dialogue Platform, a group of 40 MEPs from 5 different political groups, considers that the election of a new Catalan President, Quim Torra, brings a new opportunity to start dialogue between the Government of Catalonia and the Government of Spain. We welcome Mr Torra’s call for dialogue and the apparent will of President … Continue reading The EU-Catalonia Platform welcomes the election of a new Catalan President

26/04/2018

Presentation of the EU – Catalonia Dialogue Platform in Barcelona

The EU – Catalonia Dialogue Platform was presented on Friday 20th April in Barcelona. Chair of the Platform Ivo Vajgl, together with MEPs Izaskun Bilbao, Eleonora Forenza, Jordi Solé, Josep-Maria Terricabras and Ramon Tremosa took part in the event. Also, Diana Riba, in representation of the former Catalan MP and MEP Raül Romeva now in … Continue reading Presentation of the EU – Catalonia Dialogue Platform in Barcelona

25/04/2018

Manifesto for Dialogue in Catalonia

43 MEPs from 6 different Political Groups and 16 different Member States signed a “Manifesto for Dialogue in Catalonia”. They call on Spain’s judiciary to release the nine Catalan political prisoners, Germany’s judiciary not to extradite Carles Puigdemont and Belgium, UK and Switzerland not to extradite all the other Catalan politicians. The signatories also urge … Continue reading Manifesto for Dialogue in Catalonia

19/04/2018

MEP’s Jordi Solé, Ana Miranda and Bodil Valero reaffirm the objectives of the Platform in a conversation at a Catalan local radio

Three members of the EU – Catalonia Dialogue Platform -MEP’s Jordi Solé, Ana Miranda and Bodil Valero- took part in a conversation in the radio programme “Cruïlla d’Europa” at the local radio “Ràdio Mataró”. Solé condemned the authoritarian drift of the Spanish state and pointed out that the conflict between Catalonia and Spain is not … Continue reading MEP’s Jordi Solé, Ana Miranda and Bodil Valero reaffirm the objectives of the Platform in a conversation at a Catalan local radio