EU-Russia: latest trends among EU political parties (measurement)

Plenary Session – © European Union 2019 – Source : EP

This report is based on the analysis of actual votes cast in the European Parliament since 2019. The research finds that there is increasing consensus among European factions on how to “deal with Russia”, as even some of the more “moderate” parties have increased in assertiveness after the invasion of Ukraine. Continue Reading

Mission accomplished! Moving on.

EP-129205C / Daina LE LARDIC / @ European Union 2022 – Source : EP

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Since 2009 we have published on a continuous basis on VoteWatch.eu the voting records of the Members of the European Parliament. This work has had a substantial impact on the transparency and accountability of the EU institutions. Continue Reading

Paid internship for Ukrainian students

Paid internship for Ukrainian students or young graduates: we are offering paid internships to Ukrainian-speaking students / young graduates who have relocated to Romania or Belgium.

The internship tasks include: collecting and analysing information in relation to international events from websites, media, social media.

Requirements: good English language, positive and “can do” attitude. Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Dr. Wendy Yared (ECL): Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

 

In the last few years, the EU has paid increasing attention to health topics, including the fight against cancer through actions linked to preventing, treating, combating, recognizing the challenges that cancer implies and opportunities in the developments in cancer care. Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Antonella Cardone (ECPC): Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

 

 

In the last few years, the EU has paid increasing attention to health topics, including the fight against cancer through actions linked to preventing, treating, combating, recognizing the challenges that cancer implies and opportunities in the developments in cancer care. Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with CEPI: New EU Forest Strategy for 2030

 

 


In July 2021, the European Commission presented the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030, a key component to deliver on the European Green Deal. The strategy and the different aspects it touches upon have been widely discussed and spoken about after its publication, with some disagreements regarding its effectiveness or viability. Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Fern: New EU Forest Strategy for 2030

 

 


In July 2021, the European Commission presented the New EU Forest Strategy for 2030, a key component to deliver on the European Green Deal. The strategy and the different aspects it touches upon have been widely discussed and spoken about after its publication, with some disagreements regarding its effectiveness or viability. Continue Reading

Voting analysis: who stands with Ukraine?

Ukrainian Flag is raised at the EP building in Brussels

 

 


Recent votes in the European Parliament show an increasing level of consensus for a tougher reaction against Russia in response to its military invasion of neighbouring Ukraine. This is showcased by the very high level of support (94%) for the EP resolution on Ukraine. Continue Reading

Exclusive Interview with Frederico Oliveira Da Silva (BEUC): Artificial Intelligence Act


If 2021 was dominated by the launch and debate around competition rules and regulation of content moderation online, with the DMA and DSA, 2022 is predicted to be the AI year, with the kick off of the discussions about the Artificial Intelligence Act (AI Act). Continue Reading