Coronavirus, pension reform and more – what France’s new PM has said so far

By |julij 9th, 2020|confinement, coronavirus, COVID-19, France, Gérald Darmanin, gouvernement, Government, health crisis, Jean Castex, News, pension reform|

France's new prime minister, Jean Castex, shed some new light on his government team, coronavirus, pensions and unemployment insurance reform in just his second interview since his appointment on 3 July. EURACTIV's partner, Ouest-France reports.

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Corona-related racism could persist longer than the virus, expert warns

By |julij 9th, 2020|anti-racism, coronavirus, News, non-discrimination, Racism|

When the coronavirus started spreading earlier this year, a second pandemic developed simultaneously: that of corona-racism. Right-wing extremism researcher Judith Rahner spoke with EURACTIV Germany about the connectivity of racist narratives to centur...

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Slovenian PM calls for mandatory coronavirus app, against Commission advice

By |julij 8th, 2020|Aleksandar Vučić, coronavirus, coronavirus app, COVID-19 app, COVID19 app, EU, Europe, European Commission, Janez Janša, mandatory, News, Slovenia, Viktor Orbán|

Coronavirus contact tracing applications should be made mandatory as a means of helping the European Union transition out of the public health crisis and open up its borders, Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša said on Wednesday (8 July).

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Merkel and von der Leyen: Two long-time companions guiding Europe

By |julij 3rd, 2020|Angela Merkel, Brexit, China, coronavirus, COVID-19, EU summit, European Commission, Frugal Four, German EU Presidency, health crisis, Hongkong, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Recovery Fund, Ursula von der Leyen|

They have ruled Germany together for 15 years. Now they are at Europe's helm. With the start of the German EU Presidency, Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen have, together, forged plans to navigate Europe ou...

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Agrifood Brief, powered by Syngenta Group: Acting local, thinking global

By |julij 3rd, 2020|agrifood brief, agrifood podcast, agrifood trade, coronavirus, COVID-19, eu agrifood trade, Farm to Fork, local markets, News, protectionism, transitional CAP|

Welcome to EURACTIV’s AgriFood Brief, your weekly update on all things Agriculture & Food in the EU. You can subscribe here if you haven’t done so yet.   In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, food security has become the...

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Resurgence of COVID-19 observed in some EU countries, says EU disease centre

By |julij 2nd, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, ECDC, European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (ECDC), News, pandemic|

Several European countries have reported a resurgence of cases or large localised outbreaks of COVID-19, and there is still 'community transmission' in most EU/EEA countries, according to a report released on Thursday (2 June). The report called for co...

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The pandemic in the Maghreb region: should Europe be worried?

By |julij 2nd, 2020|coronavirus, News, North Africa|

Although the case numbers and death toll in the Maghreb remain low, Covid-19 threatens economic and political stability in the region. Should Europe be worried, questions James Moran.

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US influence wanes as China rises, according to a new transatlantic opinion poll

By |junij 30th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, EU-China relations, News, public opinion, transatlantic relations|

The pandemic may be quickly reshaping views of geopolitics, according to new polling data. More people in France, Germany and the US view China as the most influential world power, as US hegemony wanes. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Working conditions in meat processing plants make them hotbed for COVID-19

By |junij 26th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, EFFAT, Meat, meat plant, News, workers' rights|

Another major COVID-19 outbreak in the largest meat processing facility in Europe has prompted stakeholders to urge the EU Commission to take swift measures to protect workers  in the sector and stem the spread of the virus.

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COVID-19 health crisis threatens EU’s green objectives, says IEA

By |junij 26th, 2020|2050 carbon neutrality, climate, coronavirus, COVID-19, environment, European Commission, European Green Deal, health crisis, News, Renewable energies|

While the COVID-19 crisis has had a positive impact on the energy sector by reducing emissions of polluting gases, it has also hampered green investments, making it difficult to implement the EU climate programme. EURACTIV's partner EFE reports.

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