Tag Archives: 2018

EU well placed to protect and enhance citizens’ living standards while pursuing an ambitious transition to an environmentally sustainable economy

Marianne Thyssen, the Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, said: In 2018, we witnessed positive developments in the European economy, labour markets and society. For the sixth consecutive year, the EU’s ambitious agenda for jobs, growth and … Continue reading

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Avoiding to get Water at the price of gold #1 Global risks landscape

Last year the media in Belgium had to bring warnings about the availability of water and requested people to use water scarcely. In February and March again a water alert went out, not about having to much water, like one … Continue reading

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Egypt facing water scarcity

From the unpublished material: 2019 January 01 Several countries may be afraid for water scarcity because of their population growth and higher temperatures and more droughts alternated with uncontrollable many devastating rainstorms. For Egypt for example, unless the current fertility … Continue reading

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High time to to put the environment at the heart of people’s lives

In 2018 lots of people had hoped that many politicians all over the world would be willing to put the environment at the heart of people’s lives. The United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation … Continue reading

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Gemelde antisemitische voorvallen neemt toe

Uit dat jaarlijkse onderzoek van het Centrum Informatie en Documentatie Israël (CIDI) blijkt dat het overheersende gevoelen van Jodenhaat zeer gegrond is. In Nederland is het aantal gemelde antisemitische voorvallen vorig jaar met 19 procent toegenomen ten opzichte van 2017. … Continue reading

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Taking care of the drinkable water

Last year in Belgium there was a shortage of water at many places. Many countries could really feel that the world is changing and that it is high time human beings take action. Though still there are certain politicians who … Continue reading

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If you’re going to try, go all the way

Wishing you a New Year I think of all those who would love to take new steps and look at the new year with lots of hope. One year before we are going to have 2020, lots of people may … Continue reading

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A view in the past via the Col de la Bonette giving time for reflection

Looking at what got me more quiet or not going deeper in American and other politics the last few months, I got distracted by a snuff in power and got to spend more words at him than originally planned. In … Continue reading

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