Tag Archives: Penguins

COFACE’s Annual Report 2014 launched!

by Ana Pérez 2014 was a special year for COFACE. It was the year of our successful campaign Reconciling Work and Family life in Europe. We organised three main events in close collaboration with the Greek and Italian European Presidencies … Continue reading

Posted in European Year 2014, publications | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Year is officially launched!

COFACE officially launched the 2014 Year of Reconciling Work and Family Life in Europe, on the 23rd January in the European Parliament. MEP Marian Harkin hosted the event, and she also gave a very inspirational speech for those who came … Continue reading

Posted in European Parliament, Events | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Can you believe it’s already December?

2013 is almost over, and if you have been following our campaign of the past 2 years, you may know, that a Big Year lies ahead for COFACE. We still don’t know, whether 2014 would be the official European Year … Continue reading

Posted in European Year 2014, Events, EY2014 | Tagged , | 1 Comment

“La Femme Shiva”

Notre campagne pour faire de 2014 l’Année européenne de la Conciliation de la vie professionnelle et la vie familiale apparaît dans le dernier numéro du magazine Elle Belgique. L’article s’intitule “La Femme Shiva”  page1  page2 . La femme Shiva … a … Continue reading

Posted in press, Work/Life Balance, Working parents | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Have a look at all the friendly MEPs supporting our 2014 European Year campaign!

Photo opportunity with a Penguin, un album sur Flickr. We have asked all the MEPs, who have already shown their support for our 2014 European Year campaign by signing the Written Declaration, to give our campaign one more chance! It’s … Continue reading

Posted in European Parliament, European Year 2014 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Looking forward to it!

Our Written Declaration 0032/2012 on the European Year for Reconciling Work and Family Life,  signed by 388 Members, was officially adopted by the European Parliament on 11 March 2013. The European Year campaign has already been supported by many national … Continue reading

Posted in European Parliament, EY2014 | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

The story of a campaign…

Posted in European Parliament, EY2014, Written Declaration nr. 32 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nobody can resist a big, soft Penguin

We are into our third day on the third session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg. We had a very nice moment, when our four Co-signatory MEPS came together to pose for some photos with our Penguins: In addition, we … Continue reading

Posted in European Parliament, EY2014, Written Declaration nr. 32 | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Another vlog from Strasbourg…

Here we are, on our second day in Strasbourg. We try to speak to as many individual MEPs as possible, in order to really convey the message of the Year, and what we would like to achieve with it. Some … Continue reading

Posted in EY2014, Written Declaration nr. 32 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

The Penguins have arrived at the EP in Strasbourg!

Posted in EY2014, Written Declaration nr. 32 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment