Friday 31 October 2014

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Lutte contre la traite des êtres humains

EU-Logos la Commission a présenté le bilan de tous les efforts coordonnés faits au cours de son mandat 2010-2014 sur la voie de l’éradication de la traite des êtres humains. Bilan de la Commission européenne : le chemin est encore long...


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Message for the new European Commissioner for Education

Posted by Dan Luca on 31st October 2014

The new European Commission takes office in November 2014. The new president Jean-Claude Junker said that it is his “desire that the EC will be very political in nature”. I [...]

Gas talks stall as Russia pushes for EU guarantees on Ukrainian gas payments

Posted by Open Europe blog team on 30th October 2014

Update 11.50 30/10/14:Reuters is reporting that an EU spokesperson has said a deal is "very close" and talks will continue today, as we note below. As we also say below, [...]

Lutte contre la traite des êtres humains

Posted by EU-Logos on 30th October 2014

EU-Logos la Commission a présenté le bilan de tous les efforts coordonnés faits au cours de son mandat 2010-2014 sur la voie de l’éradication de la traite des êtres humains. [...]

Viviane Reding praises UEFA’s women’s drive

Posted by sportetcitoyennete on 30th October 2014

MEP and former European Commission vice-president Viviane Reding visited UEFA and praised the European body for its efforts to bring more women into leadership roles. Viviane Reding, a member [...]

¥uan and Waterloo of Petro$ (Part 1/2)

Posted by AriRusila on 30th October 2014

Ongoing western sanctions due Ukraine are pushing China and Russia to close cooperation – the great Eurasian axis is already in motion. Despite the headlines in mainstream [...]

My Neighbourhood Presentations from the Smart City Exhibition 2014

Posted by David Brito on 30th October 2014

My Neighbourhood was presented at the Smart City Exhibition 2014 in Bologna, on the 23rd of Cotober 2014. Find and check all presentations about the project on:  

Football professionnel, une certaine idée de la corruption

Posted by alexisnardin on 30th October 2014

En 2014, tous les secteurs d’activités, en Europe notamment, semblent pâtir de la crise mondiale qui sévit depuis six ans. Au milieu de ce marasme économique et social plus ou [...]

Gender Equality: the smart way to growth

Posted by Blogactiv Team on 29th October 2014

Guest commentary by Vaso Kollia, Secretary General for Gender Equality at the Greek Ministry of Interiors. Is gender equality only about justice, or is the question at hand relevant to much [...]

Where both the US and the Hungarian governments are wrong

Posted by Florian Pantazi on 29th October 2014

In the wake of  Maidan, a new diplomatic scandal has erupted, this time in the heart of Europe, in Hungary. Like in Kiev, it again involves an old acquaintance of [...]

George Soros: ‘Europe’s way of life is in danger’

Posted by Joop Hazenberg on 28th October 2014

By Joop Hazenberg The politically active billionaire George Soros and his organisation, Open Society Foundations, has been active in Ukraine for decades. Now, Soros is deeply worried that all this [...]

How to save Cameron from himself

Posted by Andrew Duff on 28th October 2014

There are some who are tempted to let David Cameron enjoy the consequences of his latest tantrum at the European Council. But for the sake of the long-term relationship of [...]

Short memory of Prime Minister Orban

Posted by Tyszecki on 28th October 2014

History teaches us to remember its lessons and draw relevant conclusions. Someone who doesn’t do it will be punished sooner or later. Unfortunately, this truth hasn’t been comprehended by [...]

Armutsrisiko in Deutschland

Posted by Günter K.V. Vetter on 28th October 2014

In Deutschland wird nicht massenhaft gehungert. In Deutschland ist die Kinderarmut durch die Bankenkrise nicht gestiegen wie in Griechenland oder den USA. Deutschland ist reich. Aber das macht [...]

Technological breakthroughs against climate change brighten the horizon

Posted by Blogactiv Team on 28th October 2014

Humanity will be unable to combat climate change without profound transformations in the way it generates energy. Two such transformations have been recently announced, one in Singapore, the other in USA. In [...]

Frontex, Mare Nostrum, Triton: Vers des frontières à visage humain?

Posted by EU-Logos on 28th October 2014

À la suite de la tragédie à Lampedusa du 3 octobre 2013, l’Italie lançait l’opération Mare Nostrum. Plus que 100mille de vies sauvées et 3mille morts d’après les estimations (OIM, [...]