Social justice Archives

  • Top EU officials: 2009 ‘Year of many dangers’

    Science & Policymaking 16-01-2009

    Amid the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, resurgent violence and war in the Middle East, a row between Russia and the Ukraine over gas supplies which left Europe freezing, and skyrocketing expectations for the first Afro-American US President, EURACTIV asked European Commission director generals to spell out their hopes for 2009.

  • UK Minister: Backs stronger EU development policy

    Science & Policymaking 08-04-2008

    The richest countries need to fulfil their commitmment to raise development aid to 0.7% of their GNP by 2015 or the Millennium Development Goals are doomed to fail, UK Development Minister Gareth Thomas told EURACTIV in an interview.