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European Commission fails to acknowledge parents’ role in education on the eve of the Global Day of Parents

  The European Commission has published a Communication “School development and excellent teaching for a great start in life” just 2 days before the world celebrates the Global Day of…

Parents’ contribution to the mid-term review of Erasmus+

The European Parents’ Association has conducted a survey among national parents’ associations to be able to present the view of the largest group of European educators, parents and responsibly participate…

Discrimination by family type is illegal

Parents Call for the Hungarian Government to Celebrate Family Diversity at the ‘World Congress of Families’ PRESS RELEASE (more…)

The World Celebrates Parents as Educators Today

International Day of Families 2017 The International Day of Families is held on 15 May every year. This year the United Nations has decided to focus on parents as the…

Key competences are key for 21st century education systems

EPA Position Paper on the Revision of the 2006 Key Competences Framework The European Commission is currently holding a public consultation on the revision of the 2006 Key Competences Framework. While…

A socially just Europe – as parents would like to see it

Press Release Just a few days before the European Commission published its (hopefully) first package on the Social Pillar of the European Union, parents from 18 different European countries gathered…

Parents, be the change: Unite for a better internet

                                       Safer Internet Day 7 February 2017 This year today's Safer Internet…

Parents, let’s play together

                                       Message and call for action on World Play Day (28 May)…

EPA joined the Social Platform

We are proud to announce that as of 13.05.2014 EPA is a full member of the Social Platform, the largest platform of European rights and value-based NGOs aiming to promote…

Challenges and Opportunities for Organised Parents in the Future of Europe – Press Release

Conference of the European Parents’ Association, 6/7th December 2013, Brussels The European Parents’ Association held its conference and general assembly in Brussels, the heart of the EU at a very…