Politics

07-06-2019

Tweets of the Week: Trump in the UK, Farage in trouble, Commissioners in the Parliament?

Trump protesters take to the streets, Farage must explain his receipts and Commissioners mull MEP seats.
31-05-2019

Tweets of the Week: EU Elections, Spitzenkandidaten, and Council Summit

Welcome to Euractiv’s #EUtweets of the week. This week it’s election election election, Spitzenkandidaten anticipate rejection and EU leaders tussle over selection. This episode is supported by Amfori find out more about their big event at the end. Last week...
EU Elections 2019 27-05-2019

Vestager: Voice of the people asking for change must be respected

Margrethe Vestager is the Commissioner for competition and the lead candidate for the Liberals in the race for the European Commission presidency. As the European People’s Party and the Socialists will not able to form a majority, she might be the ‘Queenmaker’ in this game of thrones.
EU Elections 2019 27-05-2019

It’s coalition time at the European Parliament after the elections

The ‘Green Wave’ and the rise of the Liberals have transformed the European Parliament, which for the first time in 40 years will not be governed by the two main parties. Political forces are now expected to work out a compromise on the next Commission president... if the member states allow.
Britain barely afloat, Ibizagate, and the EU elections
EU Elections 2019 24-05-2019

Tweets of the Week: Britain barely afloat, Ibizagate, and the EU elections

After a week of turmoil Britain’s barely afloat, in Austria far-right opponents can gloat and it’s European Elections, so get out and vote!
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WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Manfred Weber
EU Elections 2019 23-05-2019

WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Manfred Weber

Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Manfred Weber, lead candidate for the European People's Party.
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1000 ways to deal with frustration... and how to avoid it!
EU Elections 2019 20-05-2019

1000 ways to deal with frustration… and how to avoid it!

Ever get frustrated at the world's news, or when you're faced with shocking electoral results? Think Brexit, Trump... How did you feel when you woke up the next day?
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EU Elections 2019 20-05-2019

A city leaders agenda for Europe

It is a critical time for Europe ahead of the European elections. The success or failure of the European project will be decided in and by our cities’ ability to shape and implement policy locally.
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WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Margrethe Vestager
EU Elections 2019 20-05-2019

WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Margrethe Vestager

Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Magrethe Vestager, lead candidate for the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party.
17-05-2019

Tweets of the Week: Spitzenkandidaten debate, Robbins in Brussels, Vestager and Beer

Commission hopefuls fail to impress, Why Robbins is in Brussels is anyones guess, And thanks to Vestager fine, beer will cost less.
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WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Nico Cué
EU Elections 2019 17-05-2019

WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Nico Cué

Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Nico Cué, lead candidate for the European Left Party.
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EU Elections 2019 16-05-2019

Make an impact: Go vote!

If you want a Europe powered by renewables, go vote! Why vote? Because the European Parliament makes laws that support the growth of renewables in Europe.
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Digital 15-05-2019

Information, Trust and Elections in the Digital Age

Online campaigns are as essential as town hall hustings for candidates, while malicious actors have been attempting to deploy cyber-attacks and disinformation to disrupt democratic processes in recent years.
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Vote for Children: Stand up for children in the European Elections 2019
EU Elections 2019 15-05-2019

Vote for Children: Stand up for children in the European Elections 2019

In Europe, for the first time in a generation, people are worried that their children might not have as bright a future as they had.
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WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Frans Timmermans
EU Elections 2019 13-05-2019

WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Frans Timmermans

Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Frans Timmermans, lead candidate for the Party of European Socialists.
10-05-2019

Tweets of the Week: Sibiu Summit, Juncker, and the Royal Baby

Sibiu earns international fame, Jean Claude Juncker takes some of the blame and the Royal baby is given a name.
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EU Elections 2019 10-05-2019

WWF interviews with Spitzenkandidaten: Bas Eickhout

Ahead of the EU elections WWF asked lead candidates about their vision for a sustainable Europe. Watch our chat with Bas Eickhout, lead candidate for the European Green Party.
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EU Elections 2019 06-05-2019

Find out which party best represents your views

Discover how parties across Europe match up with your political preferences. euandi2019 is a Voting Advice Application built to help citizens make an informed choice in the 2019 European Parliament elections.
Lyra McKee funeral, Greta Thunberg, and 2019 election kick-off
26-04-2019

Tweets of the Week: Lyra McKee funeral, Greta Thunberg, and 2019 election kick-off

Welcome to another EURACTIV Tweets of the Week! Lyra’s funeral makes hypocrisy plain, “Greta is privileged” some egos complain, and European Parliament launches its election campaign.
EU Elections 2019 16-04-2019

Over a Coffee with Frans Timmermans, lead candidate for the PES

Frans Timmermans, lead candidate in the European Elections for the PES group meets with EURACTIV’s Brian Maguire over a coffee.
EU Elections 2019 12-04-2019

Over a Coffee with Jan Zahradil lead candidate for the ECR

With the European Elections just around the corner the ECR candidate lays out ECR's vision for the future of Europe as well as possible collaborations with Salvini and Orban.
12-04-2019

Tweets of the Week: Brexit delay, Good Friday and bad air qualit-ay

This week it's another Brexit delay, Good Friday, and bad air qualit-ay. This episode is sponsored by CEN and CENELEC.
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09-04-2019

Why the EU needs to take a local shift

Whether it’s Brexit, the climate strikes or the ‘gilets jaunes’: Europeans no longer want ‘politics as usual’. This sentiment, which is being expressed by the European population, should send a shockwave through EU Member States.
05-04-2019

Tweets of the Week: Brexit, Moraes, and NATO

Pies are sacrificed on Brexit’s altar, MEPs turn nasty in row over Gibraltar and NATO at 70 doesn’t falter.

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