Let’s work  together now
09 Nov 2017 – 16:29 | No Comment

As extremists are increasingly using the internet to radicalise the vulnerable and marginalised online with their poisonous ideology, the European Commissioner for the Security Union, Julian King raises the bar in Europe’s fight against online …

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Now is the right time for political action across the EU
21 Nov 2017 – 17:45 | No Comment
Now is the right time for political action across the EU

We must not accept Alzheimer’s disease as a normal part of ageing. Heinz Becker MEP says national governments should continue building a “dementia-friendly” Europe by ending stigma, discrimination and isolation of patients and carers, and …

Government Gazette Media Pack 2018
14 Nov 2017 – 13:03 | No Comment

Government Gazette Media Pack 2018

Malta’s proactive approach against Dementia
13 Nov 2017 – 15:27 | No Comment
Malta’s proactive approach against Dementia

Malta recently collaborated with the European Commission to convene the EU Governmental Experts Group on Dementia to discuss current and future developments in dementia treatment and care. Hon. Dr Justyne Caruana MP, Minister for Gozo …

Governments must join hands with charities
13 Nov 2017 – 15:21 | No Comment
Governments must join hands with charities

In our lifetimes, we’ve seen incredible progress with other serious health conditions like cancer and HIV/Aids – dementia can no longer be the underdog. Mathew Norton, Director of Policy at Alzheimer’s Research UK writes why …

Reformulating the approach to managing Alzheimer’s in Europe
13 Nov 2017 – 14:54 | No Comment
Reformulating the approach to managing Alzheimer’s in Europe

On the 13th of July 2017, the International Centre for Parliamentary Studies convened the Alzheimer’s Europe Roundtable to create a platform to examine Alzheimer’s disease in Europe from a multi-sector perspective and to address key …

Substantial changes are finally under way in the Swedish gambling sector
13 Nov 2017 – 14:41 | No Comment
Substantial changes are finally under way in the Swedish gambling sector

As several European countries are expected to re-regulate their gambling markets or at least to inch closer to doing so, Christofer Fjellner MEP writes about substantial changes that are underway in the Swedish online gambling …

Finding answers to today’s mass movements of refugees and migrants
13 Nov 2017 – 14:23 | No Comment
Finding answers to today’s mass movements of refugees and migrants

As a growing number of people are on the move, searching for safety from persecution and conflict, hoping to reunite with their families, or seeking economic security in the face of poverty or the adverse …

Europe needs a labour migration policy reform
13 Nov 2017 – 14:11 | No Comment
Europe needs a labour migration policy reform

For many years, the majority of migrants coming to Europe were people seeking a better future for themselves and their families. The fact that people challenge the unfair distribution of the world’s wealth and living …

Towards a long-term framework for migration governance
13 Nov 2017 – 14:00 | No Comment
Towards a long-term framework for migration governance

International Organisation for Migration Deputy Director General, Ambassador Laura Thompson says now is the moment to devise a long-term framework which would allow up-dating and interlinking the existing laws and policies as well as addressing …

A response guided by human rights
11 Nov 2017 – 14:13 | No Comment
A response guided by human rights

No one pretends there is an easy way for the European Union to manage the flow of asylum seekers and other migrants arriving by boat from Libya. Yet there are certain basic principles of human …