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Lundi 1er juillet et mardi 2 juillet 2019, l’Union des Fédéralistes Européens (UFE) a co-organisé -avec I Choose Europe, les jeunes européens fédéralistes, le groupe Spinelli et We are Europe- une série d’événements dans la ville de Strasbourg. Ils étaient en lien avec l’investiture du nouveau Parlement Européen (PE) dont la première séance plénière a… » read more

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La genèse Historiquement, le noyau dur de ce qui allait progressivement prendre la forme d’une politique proprement européenne de « coopération au développement » en direction des pays dits « du Tiers Monde »  – ainsi dénommés à l’époque de la rivalité Est-Ouest –  pouvait déjà être discerné dans le terreau des premières Communautés. A l’aube-même de la saga… » read more

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#Euelections2019 Brexit

1) January 2016 – March 2019 : three years of negotiations One year before Brexit, eurosceptics began to grow in power and so David Cameron First Minister negotiated with European Union to obtain concessions. In counterpart, he promised to do campaign in favor of Remain. One time agreement was obtained, Cameron did campaign in favor… » read more

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« We need a strong European Union like never before. This is what our citizens deserve and what the world expects. The European project that has brought unprecedented peace, prosperity and democracy is in question « , Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said. 1.What is defense in the European Union?… » read more

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The fight against global warming[1] and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions is a top priority for the European Union. 1) Why make it a priority? The global average temperature is expected to increase by between 1.1ºC and 6.4ºC in the 21st century without action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Human activities (the use of… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Lors des dernières élections, les eurosceptiques étaient-ils le plus grand danger auquel l’Union devait faire face ?  En 2014, une enquête post-électorale interrogeant les citoyens sur le caractère bénéfique ou non de l’appartenance à l’Union a pu donner un embryon de réponse à cette question. Le fait que 16% des citoyens considèrent comme négatif le rattachement… » read more

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Guest post by Dan Luca, Senior Director at EURACTIV. European Political Context In less than a year, European Parliament elections will lead us to the next European Commission. Following the current polarising trend in global politics, the debate in Europe is mainly conducted between pro-Europeans and anti-Europeans. The ever-growing gap between decision-makers and citizens could… » read more

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    Guest blog post by Howard Dobson, Strategic digital communications specialist and author. Europeans don’t understand the EU well enough to make an informed stay/leave decision. It’s not about knowing your Asse (in Belgium) from your Elbingen (in Germany). How many know their European Court of Justice from their European Court of Human Rights?… » read more

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It is fascinating watching US news shows in recent weeks. While they may not be using these words, it is clear that anchors like Rachel Maddow and Joe Scarborough believe that the United States is now in an existential crisis for the soul and future of American democracy. Democracy or authoritarianism? Who will win? Nobody… » read more

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