Participation of the people is key in the political process in Europe - 12 July 2012
On 12 July 2012, twenty-four religious leaders from all over Europe met for a three hour exchange and a press conference with the President of the European Commissions, Josė Manuel Barroso; along with Hermann van Rompuy, President of the European Council and Lázló Surjan, Vice-President of the European Parliament.

The role of Church Actors in the European Cohesion Policy - 11 July 2012
On Tuesday, 10 July, the Church and Society Commission of the Conference of European Churches (CEC) together with the Commission of Bishops’ Conferences in the European Community (COMECE) and other Ecumenical partners, presented to Mrs Danuta Hübner MEP, President of the Committee on Regional Development, the joint document on the role of Church Actors in the revised European Cohesion Policy...

Church and Society Commission of CEC reflects on the vision for the future of Europe and CEC  - 14 May 2012
The annual plenary meeting of the Church and Society Commission (CSC) of the Conference of European Churches (CEC) took place in Novi Sad, Serbia, from 9-13 May. Panel discussions updated the participants on the state of the EU accessing process for Serbia as well as on how the churches are engaged with this process...

Human Enhancement: promises and realities - Churches warn but do not reject - 27 April 2012
From 25-27 April 2012, around 50 representatives mainly from European churches but also from other religions and the fields of politics, ethics, and science, met in Brussels to discuss the subject of human enhancement. The conference was organized by the Church and Society Commission (CSC) of the Conference of European Churches (CEC), a platform in which a range of Christian denominations in Europe work together. A common workshop with STOA at the European Parliament, brought together around one hundred participants...

Human enhancement:  leading to a new anthropology and a changed view on God and religion? - 23 April 2012
Churches, scientists, and politicians discuss human enhancement

Freedom of Religion: A Fundamental Right in a Rapidly Changing World - 30 March 2012
French - German
Freedom of Religion: the EU should set the standard on this central Human Right. In every country where the people’s rights for  freedom of religion has been violated - and even threatened - the society itself is at risk...

Climate justice: on the agenda of churches from two continents - 24 January 2012
CSC/CEC and CLAI dialogue continues - In light of the impact of the global economic and financial crisis, the delegations of the Church and Society Commission of the Conference of European Churches (CSC/CEC) and the Latin American Council of Churches (CLAI) met in Havana from 16–23 January 2012.