Tag Archives: European Economic and Social Committee – EESC

Migration, a story of two worlds and a play toy of the media

The EESC at the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum in Bonn brought together Europeans with a crying heart who could see that there is not much left of the unifying spirit for which Europe got a few years ago the … Continue reading

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EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) asylum seekers and Eastern neighbours

At the May plenary of the EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) the EESC called for a more proactive, dynamic approach, focusing on regional stabilisation and greater social and civil dialogue. The problems in Turkey were not yet there, putting a … Continue reading

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EESC to elect new President & Vice-Presidents

Only five days to go and the the Constitutive plenary of the new term on 7th October, 11.30 a.m. the European Parliament at the Hemicycle (Paul-Henri Spaak building) will vote for a new President and two Vice-Presidents. During the Constitutive … Continue reading

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The New gulf of migration and seed for far right parties

The European citizens saw the European Economic Market growing and had high hopes the European Union was going to become some big prosperous state like they could  see the United States of America. Lots of Europeans were looking for the … Continue reading

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Social dialogue and citizens’ wellbeing should be Europe 2020 objectives

Measures for combating poverty and social exclusion, the creation of quality jobs and realistic solutions for youth unemployment were some of the main topics discussed at the conference Europe 2020 – Paths for Reinventing Europe’s Future, held by the European … Continue reading

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2015 European Year for Development

On 9 January, the European Year for Development was launched officially at a special event in Riga in conjunction with the opening of Latvia’s presidency of the Council of the EU. Two days earlier the European Union was attacked on … Continue reading

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