Following US president Trump’s proclamation last Monday when he officially recognized the Golan Heights as Israeli territory, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini issued yesterday a declaration on behalf of the EU, denouncing the recognition.
The European Parliament is in favour of scrapping the seasonal time change throughout the European Union by 2021.
A recent report by the London-based Chatham House shows that a new generation of cultured meat and plant-based meat products have the potential of changing our indulgence in slaughtered meat and contribute to the fight against climate change.

Ten citizen proposals to reinvent Europe

Saturday, 23 March 2019 22:41
Ten concrete citizen proposals to reinvent Europe were presented to the European Parliament in Brussels on Friday.
As well as being a concern for British politicians, British citizens are worried about Brexit too.
The EU institutions reached an agreement this week on revising the rules on the rights of citizens moving to another EU country. Among the innovations, job seekers will be given more time to find work abroad and the long-term care needs of older people living abroad will also be addressed.
A firm objective of carbon neutrality by 2050 was not included by the European Council in their conclusions.
Foreign language trainers at EU institutions are preparing to submit a petition with 4,000 signatures denouncing the precariousness of their status, which is a far cry from that of European Union public servants.
At last week’s conference in Brussels on Syria, pledges totalling €8.3 billion for 2019-20 and beyond were made.  Of the overall pledge, around two thirds come from the EU which has contributed a total of €6.79 billion: €2.57 billion from the EU budget managed by the European Commission and €4.22…
A senior official in the Commission’s legal service committed suicide last December after a distinguished career.