25 years of the independence of Slovenia: The Art of the Impossible
This is the story about courage and hope. It shows how one country, Slovenia, and its first prime minister invested in Europe’s culture, politics and economy. The leader and his country believed in the European Union as a beacon of hope to those overcoming ideological limitations of history and facing repression and decline. They believe in that future still.
December 8th, 2016|Comments Off on RESPECT, LISTEN, ENGAGE
Alojz PETERLE MEP (EPP Group) officially launched his candidacy to his EPP colleagues to be elected candidate for President of the European Parliament next Tuesday in Strasbourg. “We have two and a half years to make [...]
November 24th, 2016|Comments Off on EU2030: Rethinking our common priorities on the future of Europe
On November 9th, with former members of the Presidency of the EU Convention, I hosted the colloquium "EU2030: Rethinking our common priorities on the future of Europe". After almost three hours of discussions with, in [...]
November 24th, 2016|Comments Off on Cancer is not only a matter for patients and doctors – it is a social and political issue
“The EU action on cancer is one of the Union’s earliest policies in the field of health and it has substantially contributed to an increased political and social perception of cancer. Consequently, cancer is not [...]