Kathrin Haimerl, Robert Bosch Stiftung EU Journalism Fellow at EURACTIV.com

Transparency International: Corruption fuels euro zone crisis

  Gaps in governance and corruption undermine Europe’s financial and economic stability  and have contributed to the euro zone crisis, a report presented yesterday (6 June) by Transparency International suggested.
EU Priorities 2020 30-05-2012

Schulz pleads for ‘restarting’ European democracy

Martin Schulz, the President of the European Parliament, sees European democracy at risk. Speaking in Berlin last week he heavily criticised EU summitry and presented his own vision for the future of Europe.