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MADRID – Spaniards bicker over ‘parental veto’ on education

By |januar 20th, 2020|News|

Government and opposition parties have clashed over the degree of control parents should have over their children’s education, following the initiative by the far-right Vox party to allow parents to veto any complementary activities during school days that they consider...

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MADRID – EU Parliament launches process to waive immunity of Catalan MEPs

By |januar 17th, 2020|News|

Following a request from the Spanish Supreme Court, the European Parliament has officially launched the process of lifting the immunities of separatist MEPs Carles Puigdemont and Toni Comin, who have both been charged in Spain due to their involvement ...

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Nicolas Schmit: ‘The first dignity of work is to pay people a fair wage’

By |januar 16th, 2020|European Commission, European pillar of social rights, European unemployment insurance scheme, future of work, gender equality, Minimum wage, News, Nicolas Schmit, platform workers, social europe, social justice|

Nicolas Schmit will have a busy 2020. The EU Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights outlined on Tuesday (14 January) a comprehensive agenda to beef up the EU’s social policies. He discussed the details in an interview with EURACTIV.

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Spanish far-right sues European Parliament over Catalan MEPs

By |januar 15th, 2020|News|

Spanish far-right party Vox announced on Tuesday (14 January) in Strasbourg that it is suing the European Parliament for having recognised fugitive Catalan separatist leaders Carles Puigdemont and Toni Comin as MEPs.  VOX leader Santiago Abascal argued that EU Parliament...

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European Youth Guarantee needs to address labour market changes, experts warn

By |januar 13th, 2020|European Youth Guarantee, future of jobs, NEETs, News, Nicolas Schmit, social europe, Ursula von der Leyen, youth unemployment, youth unemployment initiative|

As the new European Commission vows to reform the European Youth Guarantee to tackle youth unemployment in the EU, EURACTIV looked at how the future initiative should look like according to the experts. 

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MADRID – Eyeing Catalonia, Sánchez promises social and territorial dialogue

By |januar 13th, 2020|News|

Newly re-elected socialist Prime Minister, Pedro Sánchez, vowed “social, territorial and generational” dialogue to be at the core of his mandate, with an eye on the political conflict in Catalonia.   Sánchez’s gender-balanced cabinet, which happens to also be the first...

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Just Transition Fund won’t come ‘at the expense’ of Cohesion, EU’s Ferreira claims

By |januar 10th, 2020|cohesion policy, Elisa Ferreira, European Committee of the Regions, European Green Deal, Just Transition Fund, News|

The creation of a Just Transition Fund to help poorer EU regions move towards a climate-neutral economy cannot come at the expense of the bloc's Cohesion Policy, the EU's regional policy Commissioner has said.

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MADRID – Sánchez faces tight parliament vote.

By |januar 7th, 2020|News|

Caretaker Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez will have a very tight vote in parliament on his investiture as head of the executive. He needs to win a simple majority but currently has a mere two vote advantage. Opposition parties are...

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The battle of numbers that will shape EU’s future

By |januar 6th, 2020|Charles Michel, cohesion policy, common agricultural policy, EU budget 2021-2027, eurozone budget, Just Transition Fund, MFF, News, own resources|

It might not be the sexiest debate but how the EU will look in the next seven years will depend on the outcome of one of the toughest upcoming fights in 2020: the negotiation over the bloc’s next long-term budget. 

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Four clubs would lead the Premier if climate friendly politices were the goal

By |december 26th, 2019|carbon footprint, clamare change, environment, football, News, Premier League, Sport Positive Summit, UK|

A study conducted in England has listed its football teams according to their environmental performance and four Premier League clubs - Arsenal, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham - are leading the table. 

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