The ECF responds to the European Commission stakeholders’ consultation on the rule of law in the European Union   

Deterioration of the rule of law, democracy and civic space: there is a need for a comprehensive approach  The deterioration of the rule of law develops in parallel with growing social disparities   In the European Union, the rule of law (Etat de Droit, Rechtsstaat) refers to constitutional supremacy and the protection of fundamental rights from public authorities and private interests.…