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The Pep-NET, the Pan-European E-participation Network is holding it’s online discussion-forum on the  recently published eparticipation survey at www.internet-discourse.eu. Do you know, what experts are saying? Just come, and visit this life forum of researchers and practicioners to grasp the scent of hot air around participatory culture of different actors in this field! I am… » read more

In a truly bizarre display, Czech President Vaclav Klaus, who holds the rotating EU presidency, yesterday compared the institution to the Soviet Union. Constant Brand for AP: Klaus is known for deep skepticism of the EU and has refused to fly the EU flag over his official seat in Prague during the Czech presidency, saying… » read more

ESU reacts to the Commission’s education and training strategic framework It is designed to set the tone for cooperation on education policy across all 27 Member States for the decade ahead. And last week, ESU had the opportunity to comment on the European Commission’s updated strategic framework for European cooperation on education and training at… » read more

Samedi dernier à Munich devant Joe Biden et Angela Merkel, Nicolas Sarkozy a confirmé le retour de la France dans le commandement intégré de l’Otan. C’est plutôt une bonne chose pour la France et l’Europe à condition du moins que…

Il y a quelques jours vous avez, sénateur Mélenchon, affirmé que 80% des lois françaises étaient d’origine européenne. Lois imposées au Parlement français sans aucun contrôle démocratique avez-vous ajouté doctement. Vous avez en même temps critiqué le traité de Lisbonne…

Les têtes de liste Modem viennent d’être annoncées. Sylvie Goulard qui m’avait rejoint pour lancer les Etats Généraux de l’Europe en 2007 qui se sont affirmés comme le principal rendez-vous européen de la société civile sera tête de liste de…

Since the Hungarian Taxation office has been producing the necesarry taxation program only for Windows based computers, and has decided that all Hungarian businesses now have to submit their tax returns on-linem. The solution made online taxation not working for non-microsoft based computers, encouraging some of the Hungarian IT businessmen battleing against the ridiculous segregation.… » read more

In October, the Council of Europe has organized the annual conference related to democracy – the Forum for the Future of Democracy, in Madrid, 2008.10.15-17. This years topic has been e-democracy. The Council of Europe  has been an active agent in transforming democracy in Europe, although, it defentaly needs the e-democratic changes as well –… » read more

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