Up close and personal with Mr GDPR
30 May 2018 – 12:20 | No Comment

Government Gazette’s Janani Krishnaswamy caught up with the European Data Protection Supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli for an exclusive interview to discuss everything relating to the new regulation on personal data protection – the General Data Protection …

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Europe needs a labour migration policy reform
13 Nov 2017 – 14:11
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
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
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 …

Julian King : EU needs concerted and collaborative effort against terrorism
09 Nov 2017 – 16:29
Julian King : EU needs concerted and collaborative effort against terrorism

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 …

We will defeat terrorism by uniting digitally
09 Nov 2017 – 16:28
We will defeat terrorism by uniting digitally

As extremists are increasingly using the internet to radicalise the vulnerable and marginalised with their poisonous ideology, Minister of the Interior of the Republic of Estonia, Andres Anvelt discusses current measures to tackle online radicalisation …

Malta’s proposals on asylum, migration and border control
09 Nov 2017 – 16:25
Malta’s proposals on asylum, migration and border control

The new innovative IT border system is an important element of the EU’s Smart Border Initiative, and the primary focus of the Maltese Presidency, to improve security in the EU. Maltese Minister for Home Affairs …

Britain’s security will suffer after it leaves the EU
09 Nov 2017 – 12:13
Britain’s security will suffer after it leaves the EU

The British Prime Minister Theresa May has repeatedly stated that Brexit means Brexit. However, security is so interwoven into the fabric of European cooperation that a cliff-edge abrupt withdrawal from all EU security machinery would …

Migration and security – a misunderstood relationship
07 Nov 2017 – 14:31
Migration and security – a misunderstood relationship

Migration and security are topics that have topped the European Union’s agenda for two years now. However, what is neither understandable nor justifiable are the cynical attempts we have been seeing to define migration as …

‘Now is the time to embrace the new norms of mobility’
07 Nov 2017 – 13:49
‘Now is the time to embrace the new norms of mobility’

Imagine a day when vehicles hardly ever crash, traffic jams are rarities, energy demand drops, trip costs plummet, parking lots almost disappear and law enforcement ceases to concern itself with traffic. That day is not …

ADI’s action plan to fight Alzheimer’s disease
13 Sep 2017 – 15:08
ADI’s action plan to fight Alzheimer’s disease

Paola Barbarino, CEO, Alzheimer’s Disease International addressed the World Health Assembly on the eve of the adoption of the global plan on dementia in May 2017. This September, she is calling for governments to translate …