22.01. 2021 has been declared the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labor at the UN. The main challenge for this Year is to mobilize the international community to combat the exploitation of children. The International Labor Organization (ILO) notes that today every 10th child between the ages of 5 and 17 has to work in the world.
22.01. The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has ruled in cases concerning the events of the Revolution of Dignity in Kyiv and other cities of Ukraine. The ECtHR found that the authorities had deliberately used violence during the Maidan and that the state had been responsible for killing one of the protesters.
22.01. The countries of the European Union have agreed on the mutual recognition of coronavirus test results.