Issue 445 | 05 December 2016
Interview with Jens Stoltenberg, Energy Efficiency, EU-Algeria, Antimicrobial Resistance, EU-Bangladesh, Digital Skills, Gender Equality in Mental Health, 5 questions with Ulrike Lunacek and more.
Dialogue and defence
Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talks to Martin Banks about what a European defence union would mean for the alliance, the implications of Donald Trump and why it’s time member states stepped up their defence spending
MEPs are set to approve an extension of EU export controls on cyber-surveillance tools.
MEPs are being urged to amend the present renewable energy directive to “avoid expansive harm to the world’s forests and the acceleration of climate change.”
The European Economic Social Committee has urged the EU and member states to adopt a European-level cybersecurity model.
Live animals export trade is marring the EU's reputation as a leader in animal protection, says Olga Kikou.
Let’s focus on the man, not the ball, argues Jacob Hansen.
The devil, as always, is in the detail of the new fertilising regulation, argues Jacob Hansen.