To revive democracy in Europe we must produce a European budget that provides added value to all citizens.
Month: February 2018
Catiuscia Marini is calling for a reform of the EU budget given that it is now under more pressure because of Brexit and the funding needed for new policies.
Much more than a question of the macroeconomic stabilisation of a sub-optimal monetary zone, the question of the European budget remains a constitutive element of the political community. The EU is suffering from a crisis in public power which requires a budgetary leap of faith: a budget that is able to establish a European democracy …
Eurozone : The Commission’s proposals to deepen EMU have been described as a “power-grab”, but may restore balance to a field so far dominated by the largest EU countries.
The Dublin system has clearly failed, leaving most of the responsibilities for asylum to the frontline Member States of the EU.
Pierre Moscovici talks about his wish for an ambitious European roadmap for the 2019 European elections.
Africa, a land of immense potential, not as a passive recipient of policies decided elsewhere,
Overcoming the challenges of migratory flows and an effective EU refugee policy are pre-conditions for the survival of the European Union.
The EU and Africa both need a wide-ranging partnership agreement. Ernst Stetter, the Secretary General of the Foundation for Progressive Studies, explains why.