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Lithuania takes over the presidency of the European Union

Today, Lithuania has started its Presidency of the Council of the European Union. It’s presidency will focus on the issues regarding energy, development of the Baltic countries and control over the European Union’s external borders. Furthermore, Lithuania intends to strengthen cooperation with … Continue reading

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Welcome Croatia!!

On Monday 1 July Croatia will become the 28th Member State of the European Union. Croatia’s accession marks another milestone in the construction of a united Europe. It also provides fresh evidence of the transformative power of the European Union: … Continue reading

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EU Citizen’s Report

This video features three European’s who participated in the EU citizen’s survey. Each made suggestions about life in Europe and how it might be made easier. Meet Ioannis Sitaras; a Greek citizen living in the Netherlands, Claire Corbin-Loescher, a french … Continue reading

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Consular Protection – 2013, European Year of Citizens

When living or travelling outside the EU, you sometimes need help from your embassy or consulate. But, what if your country has no diplomatic mission in that country? No problem, under EU law you’re entitled to help from any other … Continue reading

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The Citizens’ Wall

If you are a Facebook user, you can join the “Citizens’ Wall”. The Citizens’ Wall is an iniciative of the European Parliament for the European Year of Citizenship – 2013. “Do you believe in freedom, protection, solidarity and gender equality … Continue reading

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2013 – European Year of Citizens: Freedom of Speech

Freedom of speech is a given in EU, but not everywhere in the world. The extent to which most Europeans have freedom of speech is virtually unique in the world. Not only we have this right by law, it is … Continue reading

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Presentation about Poland

Now, you can view the PowerPoint presentation about Poland, made by Katarzyna Borowczak. Katarzyna Borowczak is a Erasmus student from Poland who are now studying at the University of A Coruña. During the last session of the European Workshop in … Continue reading

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