By Erlan Idrissov in Opinions (Astana Times) It is a sign of Central Asia’s and Kazakhstan’s increasing role and importance in the world that more and more is written about our region. But what is striking – and at times frustrating – is how reporting and analysis can be distorted to fit narratives which have little […]
The EU must take concrete steps to tackle the migration crisis and terrorism, such as building a partnership to this end with Africa, said MEPs in Wednesday’s debate with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Nicolas Schmit, representing the Council Presidency. The debate focused on the outcomes of the EU-Africa summit in Valletta (Malta) […]
The European Commission has taken a full year in submitting a report to the Parliament and the Council on increased use of alternatives for pest and disease control. The Sustainable Use Directive (SUD) foresees that the European Commission submits a report to the Parliament and the Council informing on member states’ quantitative objectives, targets, measures […]
EU Reporter‘s Tony Mallett spoke to UK radio during the Brussels ‘lockdown’ (21-24 November) following the Paris terror attacks of 13 November – his commentary for BBC Radio 5 Live is available here (from 2hrs 25 minutes onwards), and for BBC Radio Derby here (from 1hr 7 minutes onwards).