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.
I was honoured to take part in the Promoting Women and Youth in Democratic Leadership Conference in Nairobi, Kenya. Having served as Chief Observer for the EU Election Observation Mission in 2013, I continue to [...]
May 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Kosovo friendship group
Today we launched the informal Kosovo Friendship group in the European Parliament. We had an exchange of views with the foreign minister of the republic of Kosovo, Enver Hoxhaj, and Ambassador Bernard Nikaj. We had [...]
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 [...]