Issue 462 | 09 October 2017
Cécile Kashetu Kyenge Interview, Gender Equality, Health and Safety, Future of Food, Spirit Drinks Regulation, Brexit, Energy Labelling, Plastics Strategy, 5 questions with Antanas Guoga and more.
Shattering the Racial Glass Ceiling
Cécile Kashetu Kyenge moved to Italy from the DRC as a teenager and after obtaining a medical degree, forged a successful career in national and European politics. She talks to the Parliament Magazine about overcoming racism, EU-Africa relations, and why Europe’s migration challenge doesn’t constitute a crisis
The EU has a duty to protect refugees from exploitation, while preserving the values upon Europe’s democratic societies are built, argues Tommaso Virgili.
Cities are strongholds of sedentary behaviour and unhealthy lifestyles, writes Maxime Leblanc
It’s time to scratch the surface, and recognise that advanced plant breeding methods, including GM crops, can really make a positive impact, writes Julian Little.