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By Otto Ilveskero Two weeks ago, a washed-up carcass of a whale was found on the coast Sardinia, Italy with 22 kilograms of plastic waste in its stomach. The gruesome discovery was yet another indicator for why tackling plastic waste has taken the centre stage of the EU’s environmental action, with the new single-use plastic… » read more

  Posted by EFF – European Future Forum

On February 26, the Constitutional Court of Ukraine adopted a decision, according to which the article of the Criminal Code of Ukraine that established liability for illegal enrichment for public servants, was recognized unconstitutional. There were quite a lot of discussions around this article, and, despite the decision of the CCU, many experts believe that… » read more

  Posted by Ukrainian Think Tanks Liaison Office in Brussels

In June 2018, after eight years of crisis, Greece can finally get its head out of the water and see its creditors offer more viable and realistic alternatives for a country that has seen its debt figures rise to dizzying heights. The purpose of this framework note is to provide a very brief summary of… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

« Je suis en procédure Dublin, qu’est-ce que cela signifie ? »[1] entend-on souvent dire les demandeurs d’Asile en Europe. L’immigration est devenue une problématique importante au sein de l’Union européenne qui se targue de fournir de nombreux efforts pour rassurer ses citoyens. En effet, l’insécurité grandissante de la population européenne face aux flux migratoires… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

By Jasmin Hiry Doctoral candidate, University of Luxembourg   With the Treaty of Amsterdam, the right of access to documents was formally embedded into primary law. In light of the huge amount of judgments rendered by the Court since then, this does not seem to be an easy right to protect. Since the beginning, the… » read more

  Posted by RSIEAblog

The first popular works of Sigmund Freud in America strongly influenced the journalistic intelligentsia of the 1920s. They were fascinated and frightened by the Freudian image of a man with hidden perilous forces lying almost on the surface of the society of that time. Everyone was scared by the subconscious forces that could easily flare… » read more

  Posted by Institute for Postinformation Society

With the next European Parliament (EP) elections approaching on May 2019, the European Union (EU) will have to face several different challenges in a renewed institutional asset, among the most relevant of which it must be considered a new EU energy policy. Because of the dependence of the Member States (MSs) on external energy supplies,… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Tribune – Michel Thibault, consultant en stratégie de développement, ancien chargé de mission en collectivités territoriales, à savoir le Conseil Régional Provence Alpes Côtes d’Azur. Les nuages sombres qui planent au-dessus de Paris et de Rome actuellement ne doivent pas faire oublier l’essentiel : dans de nombreux domaines, entreprises françaises et italiennes ont uni leur… » read more

  Posted by The Guest Blog

The European Union’s (EU) priorities for external security include efforts to improve its cyber-security capabilities. The EU is committed to supporting Member States in case of cyber attacks by increasing efforts in the areas of supply, infrastructure protection and crisis management[1]. At the same time, it aims to strengthen its cyber-security regulations in order to… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

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