A recurring debate in European politics, and one that spans many different policy areas, concerns the merits and failings of regulation.
Nowadays, the future of the EU is being much discussed. For the ‘Spinelli Group’ a federal EU based on a Fundamental Law is the best answer.
Mobile phones, computers, cars: three everyday products that contain minerals sourced outside Europe. Do consumers know of the links between conflicts and minerals?
The collective imagination associates the EU with tough decisions on the economy and finance. Not everyone knows that it is also capable of impacting on the important area of justice.
There were strong reasons for the EU not to miss the opportunity to take a step forward with regard to funding stem cell research.
Promoting openness and accountability in the European Union.
So says Mgr Francesco Montenegro, Archbishop of Agrigento, after meeting the highest European authorities during 5 to 8 November last.
The new nuncio to Venezuela may develop a fresh take on Europe from a distance of 3000 kilometres which Caracas affords.