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The Global Coalition to counter ISIL met in Brussels: We are driven by our common desire to stop this scourge and we will bring to bear every tool available to that end

The Global Coalition to counter ISIL met in Brussels: We are driven by our common desire to stop this scourge and we will bring to bear every tool available to that end

At the invitation of the Belgian Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Didier Reynders, the Small Group of the Global Coalition to counter ISIL met on 04.11.2015 in Brussels. The purpose of the meeting was to to take stock of recent developments on the ground, continue expanding Coalition efforts to degrade and defeat ISIL, […]

SPECIAL INTERVIEW. Eric Povel, NATO Public Diplomacy Division: ”In response to the new hybrid threats, NATO and EU will enhance their cooperation, including the area of Strategic Communications”

SPECIAL INTERVIEW. Eric Povel, NATO Public Diplomacy Division: ”In response to the new hybrid threats, NATO and EU will enhance their cooperation, including the area of Strategic Communications”

Interview by Robert Lupițu NATO Public Diplomacy Division (PDD) it is one the most important instruments that the Alliance has in the sensitive and complicated security environment that we experience in Europa, after the illegal annexation of Crimea by Russia and the enhanced propaganda that comes from Moscow. At the beginning of August, at the […]

25th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój, Poland: How to build strong Europe? Strategies for the future

25th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój, Poland: How to build strong Europe? Strategies for the future

The anniversary, 25th Economic Forum in Krynica-Zdrój is scheduled to be held between the 8th and the 10th of September this year. “How to build strong Europe? Strategies for the future” is the title of the plenary session opening this year’s Forum, according to a press release for CaleaEuropeana.ro. Participants in the debates will be […]

Ramona Mănescu EPP/PNL MEP: Our security in Europe depends on the stability and security situation in the neighbouring countries

Ramona Mănescu EPP/PNL MEP: Our security in Europe depends on the stability and security situation in the neighbouring countries

Today, European Parliament adopted the Report on the security challenges in the Middle East and North Africa region and the prospects for political stability, on which Ramona Manescu EPP/PNL MEP was a shadow rapporteur on behalf of EPP Group. The Report addresses the threats and the security situation in North Africa and Middle East region […]

EPP MEP Ramona Mănescu at Doha Forum: ”With better infrastructure, better employment opportunities and stronger economic foundations for success, the lure of extremism diminishes”

EPP MEP Ramona Mănescu at Doha Forum: ”With better infrastructure, better employment opportunities and stronger economic foundations for success, the lure of extremism diminishes”

”With better infrastructure, better employment opportunities and strong economy, we diminish the threat of terrorism,” said European People’s Party MEP, Ramona Manescu, a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the European Parliament on the occasion of participation in the 15th edition Forum in Doha, Qatar. Further we present you the full version of the Romanian MEP. […]

Carnegie Europe: Where in the World Is the EU?

Carnegie Europe: Where in the World Is the EU?

The European Union (EU) is still a relatively recent arrival on the international scene. With its great potential in economic terms but gaping deficits in other domains such as hard security, the scope of its international ambitions remains uncertain, writes Carnegie Europe. Sometimes it presents itself rather grandiosely as an anchor of global stability, at […]

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen: Europe needs to step up for security

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen: Europe needs to step up for security

Speech by NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen at the Annual National Conference on Europe, Oslo, Norway. It is a great pleasure to attend your Annual National Conference on Europe.  So let me start by saying “tusen takk” to the Norwegian Foreign Ministry and to Oslo University. This morning, I had the honour to attend […]

Anders Fogh Rasmussen launches NATO Annual Report 2012: You can’t be safe if you’re broke

Anders Fogh Rasmussen launches NATO Annual Report 2012: You can’t be safe if you’re broke

Allies should hold the line on defence spending and look for ways to close the gaps in their capabilities, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said as he launched his second Annual Report on 31 January 2013. The Annual Report sets out the Alliance’s achievements in 2012 and the challenges it expects to face in […]

Fight against world hunger is still a challenge

Fight against world hunger is still a challenge

Increased funding for agriculture, better access to loans for small farmers and climate-friendly agricultural practices are the keys to helping the world’s hungriest people, says the European Parliament, which believes the World Summit 2009 on Food Security held recently in Rome failed to tackle satisfactorily the problem of eradicating world hunger. Source : © European Parliament