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  Cette phrase-choc résume une importante étude menée en 2015-2016 par trois professeurs de la London School of Economics avec un focus spécifique sur les thèmes liés à la protection des consommateurs et à l’environnement. Le constat peut paraître choquant, mais j’étais arrivé à la même conclusion voici 10 ans dans mon livre « Lobbying… » read more

  Posted by Daniel Gueguen

  This title summarises an important study carried out in 2015-16 by three professors at the London School of Economics (LSE) with a specific focus on consumer protection and the environment. The statement might appear shocking, but in fact I arrived at the same conclusion 10 years ago in my book “European Lobbying”. Why? My… » read more

  Posted by Daniel Gueguen

Dans un passé encore récent, nous avons beaucoup communiqué sur le dossier Orphacol. Flashback : il s’agissait d’autoriser un médicament orphelin via une décision d’exécution. L’affaire avait fait grand bruit. Nous en avions tiré une brochure « La saga Orphacol ». L’un des nombreux coups de théâtre de ce dossier avait consisté en la résiliation… » read more

  Posted by Daniel Gueguen

These past few weeks, several statements have been made regarding the EU guidelines on settlement products adopted on 11 November 2015, namely the EU decision to label products that are imported from Israeli settlements in the occupied territories. These statements are particularly troubling as they cause damage to the image of the EU, which has… » read more

  Posted by Marie Arena's blog

Upon annexation of Crimea and start of armed hostilities in Donbas, the number of victims of terrorist attacks in peaceful Europe has dramatically increased. Within 11 years until 2014, the year when Russia annexed Crimea and unleashed war in the East of Ukraine, 5 terrorist attacks alone took place in Europe, meanwhile within the past… » read more

  Posted by Tyszecki

La tâche “Complètement Accomplie” de Poutine en Syrie Par Fadi Elhusseini Traduction‏ par Assia al-Akhras Depuis que l’on a déclaré la Russie officiellement dans le Moyen-Orient et après la présence étendue de son armée sous toutes ses formes en Syrie, les spéculations médiatiques fusent à travers le monde. Les observateurs ont vu dans la décision… » read more

  Posted by Fadi Elhusseini

The Association agreement (AA) between the EU and Ukraine is an international treaty, which includes political provisions (non-binding in most cases) and trade provisions (the so-called “Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement”, or DCFTA). The DCFTA is Title IV, ie. one part of the Association Agreement. The EU has many different agreements with a large… » read more

  Posted by Tyszecki

I am amazed by the inability of this Juncker Commission to solve problems, big or small. How do we classify the problem of the Transparency Register? A small issue perhaps, but with big consequences in terms of openness, good governance and democracy. Consultation: a childish questionnaire For years we have been talking about making this… » read more

  Posted by Daniel Gueguen

  Le Président de la Commission européenne a été ce mercredi matin alarmiste quant à l’avenir de l’Europe. Il est revenu sur la crise Schengen occasionnée par l’arrivée massive de migrants dans l’Union européenne et particulièrement en Grèce. Selon lui, si les États membres continuent de fermer leurs frontières intérieures, il en est fini de… » read more

  Posted by Morucci Europe Blog

Chairman of Luhansk Regional Military and Civil Administration Heorhiy Tuka claimed that the Kremlin’s propaganda masterminds and their proxies in Donbas from the so-called “Luhansk People’s Republic” cynically speculate on the most sensitive values of human culture – the children – in their notorious mind games. “Suddenly, I discovered another facet of a hybrid war,”… » read more

  Posted by Tyszecki

Nowadays international community suffers the need to slap a ban on the production of special weaponry which is vigorously used by terrorist cells all around the world. Primarily, this lies with the unguided light-weighted MLRS of Russian make. As by the unconditional warfare, the foregoing type of weapons is standard among all terrorist factions. Regardless… » read more

  Posted by Tyszecki

  Among a crowd of heads of State and a series of high-level events organised on Monday for the official opening of COP21, it is the “Climate Vulnerable Forum” that caught everyone’s attention. The members of this forum that brings together 43 states vulnerable to the impacts of climate change signed a declaration calling for… » read more

  Posted by Charlotte Flechet

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