October 18, 2017

Olaf Scholz and Kai Diekmann on Populism

Why is populism spreading across the societies of Europe, the United States and Japan? To start off the opening debate of United Europe’s Young professional Seminar on “The Populist Challenge” from 6 to 8 October in Hamburg, Olaf Scholz pointed to countries like Denmark, Austria, the Netherlands or Germany that have few welfare, economic or wealth problems. Yet many middle-class household were seeing their income stagnating. According to a study by the consulting company McKinsey, this is fuelling populism. “There … – More

February 9, 2018 - News from United Europe

ECFR released EU Cohesion Monitor 2018

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) has released a brand new EU Cohesion Monitor 2018 on 8 February. The interactive data atlas provides an up-to-date picture of the willingness of EU states and their citizens to cooperate. Following its first publication in 2016, the new EU Cohesion Monitor 2018 contains the cohesion rankings and …

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The Chinese Belt & Road Initiative (BRI)

March 6, 2018, EY Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Berlin
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January 18, 2018 - Young European Voices

The Rome Manifesto at the Lohmann Seminar in Aachen

In the context of the socio-political Lohmann seminar on January 13th, members of the Mining and metallurgical association in Aachen discussed the topic “European Identity“, United Europe’s theme of the year 2018. Jenny Paul, former managing director of United Europe, was also invited to present the Rome Manifesto and to discuss the reform proposals for …

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