Migration, Taxation and economic affairs and Ukraine and Georgia- this week in the European Parliament.
Following the last week of committee meetings, next week is dedicated to political group meetings in Brussels. A number of delegations will also take place. This is the last week of meetings before September. We will resume service at the end of August. Enjoy your summer!Read more : Migration, Taxation and economic affairs and Ukraine and Georgia- this week in the European Parliament.
Today, at the press conference of the Venice Days (Giornate degli Autori), the First Vice President of the European Parliament Mr Antonio TAJANI and the President of the Committee on Culture and Education, Mrs Silvia Costa, announced the 3 contending films to run for the 2015 LUX Film Prize.Read more : The three films competing for the 2015 LUX Film Prize
Beyond the referendum - Europe's place amid three revolutions - Tuesday, 1st September 2015 Europe House
The transformative pace of globalisation continues at breakneck speed, throwing up existential questions for decision-makers. The authors of “Global trends to 2030: Can the EU meet the challenges ahead?” by the inter-institutional European Strategy and Policy Analysis System (ESPAS) identify three on-going global revolutions - economic and technological; social and democratic, and geopolitical - and seek to distil how they and five big trends within them will shape the governance, markets and society of tomorrow.Read more : Beyond the referendum - Europe's place amid three revolutions - Tuesday, 1st September 2015 Europe House
UK universities are world-renowned for their research excellence, attracting talent from across Europe and beyond. What role does the EU play in supporting groundbreaking research, discoveries and inventions, and how much do our universities need EU funding and support to remain at the cutting edge?Read more : Excellent Research in the UK: Do we need the EU? - Thursday, 24th September 2015 Cambridge
The UK has 73 MEPs in the European Parliament, four of whom represent Wales. In September-October we will be hosting a series of small breakfast meetings for you to meet them and discuss the big EU-related topics ahead of the forthcoming referendum on the UK's membership of the EU.Read more : Meet your MEPs - Wales, 2015
The European Parliament Information Office in the UK has been invited to address U3A monthly meetings. These meetings are open to members of the U3A and their guests. Should you wish to book a speaker for your U3A please contact Elisabeth.Sweeney@ep.europa.eu or tel 0207 227 4328.Read more : U3A European Parliament Information Seminars - various locations
EUROSCOLA brings together about 600 students from all over the European Union for a day in Strasbourg discussing aspects of European integration, in multilingual working groups of 100 students. It is open to students aged 16-18.Read more : Euroscola - an opportunity for 16-18 year olds
Free education sessions at Europe House. Specially designed to be interactive, politically neutral and suitable for for 11-18 year olds at schools and colleges, including those studying for GCSE, A-Level and BTEC qualifications. They are completely free of charge.Read more : Educational Visits to Europe House in London