Newsletter 9 -15 May 2017
Every act of violence, both verbal and physical one, should be publicly criticized, regardless of who the perpetrator and the attacked person are; regardless of who the demonstrators and counter-demonstrators are; regardless of those persons’ views. Every such act violates fundamental human rights and undermines our freedoms, said Adam Bodnar in his statement regarding the situation in which Adam Borowski, a former anti-communist opposition activist was hit during the Smolensk plane crash monthly anniversary [more].
Today is the time we have to raise alarm. If we do not start implementing reforms to improve the situation for nurses and midwives now, it may soon get too late, said Commissioner for Human Rights Adam Bodnar at the press conference on the occasion of the International Nurses and Midwives Day celebrated on 12 May. The Commissioner explained this was a good opportunity to emphasize the important role of nurses and midwives in the health care system, and to consider the problems faced by the entire nursing community [more].