MEP Elena Kountoura calls for immediate action against gender violence

Member of the European Parliament- Elena Kountoura outlined the significance of women and asked the European Union for appropriate solutions to mitigate gender violence.

MEP Elena Kountoura calls for immediate action against gender violence
MEP Elena Kountoura calls for immediate action against gender violence

Europe: Member of the European Parliament- Elena Kountoura outlined the significance of women and asked the European Union for appropriate solutions to mitigate gender violence. 

She took to social media and added that women are half the population of the earth and the value of life can never, for any reason, be measured by gender. The EU must immediately deal with the outbreak of domestic violence and the systematic violation of the rights of women and children through a holistic European institutional framework.

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MEP Elena Kountoura called for immediate actions during her intervention on domestic violence at the European Forum of Left, Green and Progressive Forces in Athens, where political parties and representatives from 35 countries participated #EF2022

She also attended as a Guest speaker at #olympia_forum_iii on challenges for sustainable and innovation-based tourism in Western Greece.

“We claim to the European Parliament seamless access of SMEs to funding from the Recovery Fund and NSA, as well as a separate budget, a single European service and a European crisis management mechanism for tourism the sector, “MEP Elena Kountoura added. 

Left, Green and Progressive leaders from all over Europe met in Athens at the 6th #European Forum to work on a new social and ecological project based on disarmament and peace, equality and feminism, respect for human rights and international law.

MEP Kountoura added that Progressive forces need to come together against this escalating imposition of harsh neoliberal policies.

With particular pleasure, she also participated and spoke at the training day for Nafplion teachers for the EPAS Schools-Ambassadors program organized by the Office of the European Parliament in Greece. 

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SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance hosted the 6th European Forum of the 

Left, Green and Progressive Forces, under the theme “For peace, the social and climate justice. It was held in Athens from October 21 to October 23, 2022. 

The Forum includes three major thematic discussions on the issues of solidarity, the climate crisis and Europe’s social and ecological orientation, war, peace and a new architectural collective insurance yeah, while throughout the weekend many other workshops and individual meetings will take place matters of politics.