Investigative Journalism

European Parliament elects first woman President in twenty years

European Parliament elects first woman President in twenty years


Maltese MEP Roberta Metsola was elected on Tuesday (18 January) to lead the EU institution for the second half of its five year mandate a ...
History education can put democracies back on track

History education can put democracies back on track


The backsliding of democracy in Europe is also driven by the distortion of historical facts and facilitated by a lack of the will and abi ...
French EU presidency has hope for Conference on Future of Europe

French EU presidency has hope for Conference on Future of Europe


The EU needs to reflect on current mechanisms, legislation, and processes, and the ongoing Conference on the Future of Europe (CoFoE) wil ...
US police search for EU official missing from Washington canal path

US police search for EU official missing from Washington canal path


US Park Police searched for a European Union official for a fifth day on Monday after she went missing from a canal towpath area outside ...
Thousands protest COVID-19 rules in Belgium

Thousands protest COVID-19 rules in Belgium


Several thousand protesters marched in Brussels on Sunday (9 January) to oppose anti-coronavirus regulations, as European governments mul ...
German CDU elects Merkel rival Merz to lead party

German CDU elects Merkel rival Merz to lead party


The German conservative CDU party is set to replace former Chancellor Angela Merkel with her oldest “surviving” rival: the neo-liberal Fr ...
CoFoE: deliberative democracy more accountable than elections and polls

CoFoE: deliberative democracy more accountable than elections and polls


Deliberative democracy processes are more democratic than general elections or surveys, according to Conference on the Future of Europe ( ...
Logar meets French counterpart to discuss EU presidency

Logar meets French counterpart to discuss EU presidency


Slovenia’s Foreign Minister Anže Logar met his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Paris on Thursday (16 December) to present the ...
Slovenia’s Hojs warns of emerging migration crisis in Cyprus

Slovenia’s Hojs warns of emerging migration crisis in Cyprus


While the situation on the Belarusian border is stabilising, the focus should shift to other hot spots such as Cyprus, Slovenian’s int ...
Macron presents France’s EU Council presidency priorities

Macron presents France’s EU Council presidency priorities


French President Emmanuel Macron gave an overview on Thursday (9 December) of the priorities France wants to pursue when it takes over th ...