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Pro-#Iran regime MEPs trample on EU voters’ democratic criteria

| December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

After WWII, European voters have been taught to consider human right criteria as a priority, writes Hamid Bahrami. During the many electoral campaigns in the EU, candidates tout their ideas based on human values and democratic principles such as freedom, gender equality, justice, rule of law, and rejection of fundamentalism. In reality, however, these valuable words […]

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#solopreneurs How European ‘solopreneurs’ are creating the future of work

#solopreneurs How European ‘solopreneurs’ are creating the future of work

Solo-entrepreneurs (solopreneurs) are fast becoming a very important part of the EU labour market. But those who work for themselves need better support from policymakers to ensure legislation is clear, accessible and not overly burdensome, writes European Forum of Independent Professionals Secretary General Marco Torregrossa. Look around: the EU is experiencing a surge in independent working […]

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Creative Europe: Frequently Asked Questions

Creative Europe: Frequently Asked Questions

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

What is the Creative Europe programme? Creative Europe is the new EU programme to support European cinema and the cultural and creative sectors, enabling them to increase their contribution to jobs and growth. With a budget of €1.46 billion1 for 2014-2020, it will support tens of thousands of artists, cultural and audiovisual professionals and organisations […]

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