Monday 6. December 2021
#137 - April 2011


Piotr Mazurkiewicz

The Arab Spring

When the Arab Spring started, there seemed to be a striking similarity between the events in Tunis and Cairo and those in Central and Eastern

Economic & financial Policy

European Union

The European Semester: a new instrument for budgetary and economic coordination

Only a few months ago the expression “economic governance” within the EU

Economic & financial Policy

European Commission

Europe 2020 – All seven flagship initiatives now published

On 26 January 2011, the European Commission published “A resource

Fundamental Rights

European Commission

The EU explores future actions to strengthen the rights of the child

Article 3 of the Treaty on the European Union provides that the Union must

Economic & financial Policy

European Council

Does the solution to the euro crisis mark the beginning of an EU crisis?

In the early hours of 12 March, the heads of state and government of the

External Policy

European Union

The “Arab Spring”: what role can the European Union play?

Since the start of this year, a wave of unprecedented insurgency

Research & Bioethics

European Commission

Stem cells and research funding in the EU

As the consultation on the next research funding cycle in the EU is launched, the financing of human embryonic

Climate change

European Union

Promoting a low carbon economy

At a joint summit organised by the European Parliament, the Commission and the Council, Prince Charles made


Member States

The Political Critique of ‘Multiculturalism’

‘Multiculturalism’ is a vague term and an easy target - but what is being commended as the remedy?


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