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(includes links to video summary with Barroso & Buzek statements, programme, introduction speech)

EurActiv’s anniversary was about 10 years of, 5 years of the 10 country EurActiv network, and 5 years of Fondation EurActiv. It was celebrated in three different ways:

1) publication of the Policy Guide to the new European Parliament – a print publication, available on demand to relevant ‘EU Actors’, using this contact form or download directly from here.

See also our EurActiv Awards blog and the lists of national winners is here and the list of overall European winners is here.

– and a Conference on Debating Europe Nationally, at the European Parliament on 12 November 2009,

a) EurActiv network team:

The national publishers and editors of EurActiv’s Network,

EurActiv’s CEO Rick Zednik, representing the whole management,

Fondation EurActiv’s Secretary General, Julian Oliver,

b) a number of VIP guests:

Vice-President of the Parliament, Dr. Sylvana Koch-Mehrin

Vice-President of the Parliament, Mrs Isabelle Durant

Parliamentary Leader of the ALDE, Mr Guy Verhofstadt

Vice-President of the European Commission, Mrs Margot Wallstrom

Commissioner for Enlargement, Mr Olli Rehn (was excused due to flu)

Statements from Commission President Barroso and Parliament President Buzek

Please see here the whole programme.

If you have just 5 minutes, and don’t mind yellow suits (yes!), then please click here for an entertaining video summary

As for me,  you can read here my own introduction speech

What I as the EurActiv founder would really like to share with my colleagues is any feed-back, positive or challenging, and suggestions you wish to make.


–> Just click below and add one line to our record of the event, Thanks in advance!

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EurActiv Network