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European Regulatory Science on Tobacco: Policy implementation to reduce lung diseases (EUREST-PLUS)

15 October 2018

Outcomes of the H2020 EUREST-PLUS project will be presented on October 18, 2018 at the European Parliament in Brussels

Europe’s soft drinks industry: Playing its part in packaging innovation

11 October 2018

Sigrid Ligné on why the European soft drinks industry has set high ambitions to make its plastic packaging more sustainable.

EU’s Protected Designation of Origin scheme should not be politicised

11 October 2018

Preserving food cultures is beneficial regardless of Brexit, argues Leonardo González Dellán.

Increased plastic waste collection is the cornerstone for higher recycling rates

3 October 2018

Today far too much plastic waste still escapes the European collection system. Of the 60m tonnes of plastics produced annually in the EU, only around 25.5m tonnes are collected and a mere 6.6m...

Is radicalisation in the Western Balkans a major threat for the EU and the US?

28 September 2018

The EU must help ‘anchor’ Western Balkan countries by supporting their Nato and EU integration prospects, argues Eli Hadzhieva.

Making a circular European bioeconomy happen

21 September 2018

The European forest fibre and paper industry is a catalyst for Europe’s circular bioeconomy, explains Sylvain Lhôte.

Creating a level playing field for new forms of work

17 September 2018

As ways of working evolve, we need to continually adapt legislation and social protection schemes to accommodate them, explains Michael Freytag.

Prevention and Care: European Atopic Eczema Awareness Day 14 September 2018

12 September 2018

People living with atopic eczema need effective solutions for disease management and treatment, explains Carla Jones.

Inhumane inaction on pharmaceutical pollution

7 September 2018

The release of pharmaceuticals into the environment has significant detrimental effects on human health, write Sirpa Kärenlampi and Angelica Lindsey-Clark.

Change in real time: Bahrain and the Global Award for Women Advancement

5 September 2018

Bahrain’s Supreme Council for Women has laid the foundations for a better society, explains Hala Al Ansari.

Europe’s soft drinks industry: Rooted in the European economy

4 September 2018

Sigrid Ligné explains how the European soft drinks industry generates revenue for economies across the EU.

Romania must take bold action to tackle the legacy of corruption before assuming EU Council presidency

23 August 2018

The EU needs to enforces its judicial precepts in a country repeatedly listed as one of Europe’s most corrupt states, argues Willy Fautre.

e-labelling: A low-hanging fruit

21 August 2018

Manufacturers should be allowed to display compliance information electronically instead of printing the label on products, argues Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl

FinTech: Connecting Europe with the Middle East

8 August 2018

Bahrain is at the forefront of adopting FinTech, writes Hadyah M. Fathalla.

Why the EU should support minority languages as part of its international development

30 July 2018

Funding programmes in minority languages would increase representation of those who have never had an equal voice, writes Leonardo González Dellán.

Collaboration is key in tackling childhood cancer

11 July 2018

SIOP Europe continues to address the urgent needs of children and adolescents with cancer, explains Martin Schrappe.

Morocco: Advancing women's rights

28 June 2018

Morocco’s willingness to tackle gender equality is setting an example for the EU’s southern neighbourhood, writes Jeanne Laperrouze.

Making plastics packaging circular

25 June 2018

There is an urgent need to change the way we produce, consume and dispose of our waste, writes Antonino Furfari.

5G: Turning Point Technologies

19 June 2018

Ericsson’s commitment to 5G for Europe is unique, robust and fully engaged, explains Ulf Pehrsson