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Science and Democracy: safeguarding the right to science, also in agriculture

19 March 2018

The upcoming World Congress for Freedom of Scientific Research will help raise awareness of the need for legislation to embrace the right to science, explains Marco Cappato.

Opposites attract: three main ideologies, one common threat

19 March 2018

In recent years the EU has experienced a bewildering wave of terrorist attacks from groups and individuals.

Europe must invest (much) more in research and education collaboration

19 March 2018

Investment in research and education not only brings the highest European added value, it is also the most effective long-term, future-oriented commitment that the EU can make towards its citizens...

Europe can’t afford to ignore Novo Banco

5 March 2018

Portugal’s central bank must correct its mistaken bail-in, if it wants to rebuild trust with the international investment community.

Salmonella – See no evil…..

14 February 2018

No one likes to talk about salmonella in feed, but the consequences of the recent formaldehyde denial mean we will be forced to talk about it a whole lot more, warns Phil McGuire.

Active Cities: Tomorrow’s pathway to healthy lifestyles

2 February 2018

Cities are strongholds of sedentary behaviour and unhealthy lifestyles, writes Maxime Leblanc

EU Court accused of playing politics with renewal of EU-Morocco fisheries deal

30 January 2018

The EU is expected to resume fisheries cooperation with Morocco despite a ‘politically motivated’ legal opinion from the EU Court of Justice, argues Eli Hadzhieva.

EU must future-proof legislation for animal health

29 January 2018

Animal Health Europe’s Roxane Feller provides a recap on the veterinary medicines and medicated feed review ahead of trilogue talks kicking-off this week on 31 January

LPG can help fight the war on smog

29 January 2018

Pollutants such as particulate matter, nitrogen oxide and ozone kill hundreds of thousands each year. One way to reduce these deadly emissions is to switch to LPG, argues Eric Johnson.

Childhood Cancer: Benefiting from the best knowledge available in Europe

11 January 2018

The Paediatric Cancer network, ERN PaedCan is helping to break down barriers to effective cross-border healthcare, writes Ruth Ladenstein

Decarbonising transport: This is the time to get it right

9 January 2018

MEPs will soon vote on several important provisions that could determine whether biofuels can make the needed contribution to decarbonising transport, explains Géraldine Kutas.

Religious refugees from China denied asylum in Europe

9 January 2018

Willy Fautré fears for the future of those fleeing religious persecution in China.

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...