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65 per cent plastic packaging recycling rate attainable by 2025

15 December 2017

New study shows substantial environmental, social and economic benefits, says Antonino Furfari

Copernicus to provide daily air quality forecast for Europe on Euronews

4 December 2017

The Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service and Euronews have joined forces to provide a daily 24-hour air quality forecast for Europe.

 

The next Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

4 December 2017

Martine Rahier on why true multidisciplinarity would change the game for EU Research and Innovation

Let’s move on from today’s dystopian tone

27 November 2017

Home appliances are (quietly) changing the modern world for the better writes Paolo Falcioni

How to make young people more employable? Teach entrepreneurship in schools

21 November 2017

A detailed survey of five EU member states in which schools have been teaching entrepreneurship confirms impressive benefits for young people, businesses, and wider society, explains Caroline...

European Arrest Warrant comes under renewed scrutiny

16 November 2017

The EAW system has quite rightly once again come under the media spotlight, writes Willy Fautré

Autogas is the ideal bridging fuel for sustainable EU road transport

8 November 2017

But policy incentives to take account of its environmental benefits are needed for the market to accelerate, argues Trevor Morgan.

How the animal health industry takes action on One Health

6 November 2017

One Health, is more than just a buzzword, argues AnimalhealthEurope’s Roxane Feller

Bioplastics: Helping the EU ‘close the loop’

23 October 2017

Bioplastics are a key element in Europe’s transition to a low-carbon, circular economy, writes Hasso von Pogrell

The Emperor’s new clothes

16 October 2017

It’s neither wise nor safe for EU policymakers to dismiss new breeding techniques as ‘dangerous’ without any real consideration of the facts, argues Hannes Kollist.

Will Europe embrace precise plant breeding or further frustrate innovation?

18 September 2017

We urgently need legal certainty to support innovation in plant breeding in the EU, writes Arjen van Tunen. 

Sugar is the sweet spot of an EU-Mercosur trade deal

5 September 2017

EU-Mercosur trade talks have progressed on many issues this year, but sugar - a critical area for Brazil and a huge source of potential for EU industry - has been left out, writes Géraldine...

What Europe can do to resolve the Qatar crisis

20 July 2017

If Europe is serious about fighting terrorism and extremism, the institutions of the EU need to be more actively engaged in the current situation involving Qatar, argues Richard Burchill.

In a fast-changing world, EU must invest in changing skills

19 July 2017

Investing in people and skills helps create jobs, economic growth and sustainable wellbeing, explains Alastair Macphail.

Help us switch on Europe

29 June 2017

Europe needs to do more to ‘switch on’ to entrepreneurship education, writes Caroline Jenner.

Smart at Home

22 June 2017

Smart appliances will bring huge benefits to European consumers, writes Paolo Falcioni.

New anti-dumping rules: Three ways MEPs should stand up for EU manufacturers

14 June 2017

MEPs should stand up for EU manufacturers by adding legal certainty to the EU’s new anti-dumping methodology, writes Inès Van Lierde.

Reconciling diverse forms of work with stability and social rights

8 June 2017

In today’s highly diversified and segmented labour market, how can we ensure that access to social protection is balanced across all types of worker, asks Denis Pennel.

A cross-border healthcare network to cure childhood cancers

1 June 2017

Children with cancer deserve the best possible healthcare, wherever it may be found, writes Ruth Ladenstein.