Kangaroo Group - Free Movement and Security

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History

1979, as the movement for free movement within European Parliament (EP). Previously referred to as Kangaroo Group - Movement for Free Movement. Registered in accordance with Belgian law.

Aims

Enhance European unity step by step around the pursuit of common projects; further realization of the European Home Market with: a safe and prosperous Europe for its citizens; the removal of any remaining barriers to the four freedoms (free movement of goods, persons, services and capital); a regulatory environment in Europe which ensures and improves the competitiveness of European industry in world markets; a competitive social market economy founded on the principle of subsidiarity; the stability of the Euro; effective measures to make the external borders of the Union safe but at the same time open for trade and a common security and defence policy.

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Activities

Acts as an informal forum in which politicians, officials and the social partners can come together to exchange information and views regarding topical issues and devise further initiatives for the development of the EU. Activities include: lunch/dinner debates; working groups; visits.

Structure

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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 3 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 27 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Security
    • Security
  • Freedom
    • Freedom

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

UIA Org ID

F1974

Last News Received

2017
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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