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Introduction: By becoming entrenched in time, the recession and the economic slump may have favoured the rise of extremist parties. Several studies show the link between the persistence of the crisis in the 1930s and the successes of the far right in the polls. Since its breakthrough in the 1980s, the extreme right has proven… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Les prochaines élections européennes auront lieu le dimanche 26 mai 2019 prochain (25 mai pour les régions Atlantiques). Elles ont lieu au suffrage universel direct à un tour et auront pour but d’élire les 79 députés européens français. En France, entre 2003 et 2018, l’élection des représentants au Parlement européen suivait un découpage en 8… » read more

  Posted by Les RUPs en Europe

Au cours du mois de décembre 2019, l’Allemagne a fait l’objet d’une cyberattaque de grande ampleur, visant principalement plusieurs ministères nationaux. En effet, les données personnelles de centaines de personnalités dont la chancelière allemande, Angela Merkel, ont été mises en ligne sur internet tout au long du mois. Cette attaque, pouvant provenir de groupes de… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Global Climate Strike on 15th March, Youth for Climate movement inspired by the young Swede girl Greta Thunberg… All around the world, citizens are raising their voices against climate changes and calling the government to take strong and concrete measures for the environment. Global temperature rise, warming oceans, shrinking ice sheets, glacial retreat, decreased snow… » read more

  Posted by DIESIS

Developing the needed flexibility will require economic incentives provided by well-functioning electricity markets. The objective is to reward the right flavour of flexibility at the right time and on the right place. The 2030 power system will be very different and complex when integrating 50% of RES. The current European power generation accounts for around… » read more

  Posted by Renewables at >50% in European grids

On 16th March 2019, Slovakia held its historically fifth direct presidential elections, providing an opportunity to measure the country’s general mood and future direction. The first round of elections was significantly dominated by Zuzana Čaputová, a lawyer and a civil activist, who gained 40,6 % of the votes. Čaputová’s success in the first round of… » read more

  Posted by EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy

China and the European Union are the world’s number one and two car markets. Together they account for half of all passenger cars sold and built around the world. Moreover, the two regions are emerging as the major global regulatory powers, setting ambitious standards and targets for tomorrow’s vehicles. That is why we at ACEA… » read more

  Posted by Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA)

Le Kazakhstan transforme rapidement le pont terrestre eurasiatique de l’Initiative Route de la Soie (BRI) en une ligne de vie essentielle pour le développement durable en Asie centrale. La liaison transcontinentale eurasiatique UE-Chine : des progrès rapides Les résultats obtenus sur la nouvelle liaison ferroviaire rapide transcontinentale eurasienne transcontinentale « BRI » de l’initiative Belt… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Fondation EURACTIV and its media partner have trained around 1000 people over the years, mostly young media professionals. The foundation’s former Secretary General tries to draw some lessons from this experience, before the think-do tank embarks on new programmes. Training for life / Life long learning / Training by doing / Train the trainers These… » read more

  Posted by Media4EU

    As the undisputed frontrunner throughout most of the Ukrainian presidential election campaign, Yulia Tymoshenko’s recent, precipitous fall from the top of opinion surveys has brought out an increasing desperation in the stretch run of her third and likely final bid to lead Ukraine. As she has essentially campaigned non-stop for the presidency since… » read more

  Posted by UkraineAtWar

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo challenged world leaders to choose democracy over tyranny when political crisis broke out in Venezuela in late January. “Now it is time for every other nation to pick a side,” said America’s senior diplomat during an address to the United Nations Security Council. “Either you stand with… » read more

  Posted by UkraineAtWar

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