European Semester

(20 May 2020) - The Commission has proposed today country-specific recommendations providing economic policy guidance to all EU Member States focused on the most urgent challenges brought about by the pandemic and on relaunching sustainable growth.

From Farm to Fork

(20 May 2020) - Today, the European Commission adopted a comprehensive new Biodiversity Strategy and a Farm to Fork Strategy for a fair, healthy and environmentally friendly food system.

Macron & Merkel

(19 May 2020) - Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron announced their joint proposal for a €500 billion European recovery programme following a virtual conference yesterday. The initiative seeks to bring Europe out of the crisis “united and in solidarity,” and prepare the EU for future challenges.


(18 May 2020) - Talks on a post-Brexit trade deal between the EU and the UK appear to be on the brink of collapse after the chief negotiators from the two sides blamed each other on Friday for the ‘stalemate’ at the heart of the talks.


(15 May 2020) - Today, the European Commission decided to register two European Citizens' Initiatives (ECIs) entitled ‘Start Unconditional Basic Incomes (UBI) throughout the EU' and ‘Freedom to share'.