Fight against cancer becomes a European priority

Happy and proud! The biggest group in the European Parliament presented today its position paper on #Cancer committing itself to making the fight against cancer in Europe a priority. […]

Elections are not only about election day but about the entire electoral process

The European Union Election Observation Mission to Kosovo presented its Final Report on the 22 October 2017 local elections. The report comprises an assessment of the entire electoral process and offers 22 recommendations to improve future electoral processes in Kosovo including 7 priority recommendations. […]

Engaging patients in the digital revolution: A call to build smarter and safer healthcare systems

History teaches us that waves of technological change have transformed our human societies and quality of life has gained a lot with these processes. The current digital revolution has the power to do so once again. […]

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 perceived as a death sentence any more. Due to cancer control plans established in Member States, population based cancer screenings, [...]

Latvia takes over EU Council presidency for the first time

The first of January not only marked the start of a new year, it was also when Latvia took over the presidency of the EU Council for the first time. […]