Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

Ensuring robust EU legislation on responsible mineral sourcing

Recommendations to strengthen the European Commission’s proposal for a ‘regulation setting up a Union system for supply chain due diligence self-certification of responsible importers of tin, tantalum and tungsten, their […]

Fuel Poverty

In its 2007 review of “Housing, Energy and Thermal Comfort,” the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommended a minimum temperature of 21°C in living rooms, and 18°C in all other rooms […]

New EU law to stop natural resource trade fuelling conflict

A coalition of 59 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) is calling on the European Commission to pass a strong law to prevent European businesses fuelling conflict and human rights abuses through their […]

Eurojess 2013: Secularisation in Europe

Eurojess is a network of Jesuits, and of our collaborators in our social centres and social institutes. Each two years Eurojess holds a congress, to which is also invited other […]

The Cyprus Bail-Out: a Comment

The Cyprus bail-out process was dramatic: according to some accounts even chaotic, because of the conflicting priorities of the contributing parties – the European Commission and European Central Bank, the […]

Europe cannot act: Adapting to climate change

There is no time like the present to discuss the issues surrounding adaptation to climate change.  With the Multiannual Financial Framework for 2014–2020 currently being negotiated, and with the European […]

Les Journées Européennes du Développement 2010

La 5e édition des Journées Européennes du Développement[1] s’est tenue les 6 et 7 décembre 2010 à Bruxelles et était organisée conjointement par la Commission et la Présidence belge du […]

Les Journés Européennes du Développement 2010

Les Journées Européennes du Développement existent depuis 2006, année où elles furent créées par Louis Michel, alors Commissaire européen au développement et à l’aide humanitaire.  Cet évènement public est à […]

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