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20th Nov 2019

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EU launches religion in society scheme

EU's foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini on Friday presented the "Global Exchange on Religion in Society". This new initiative aims to connect community actors inside and outside Europe in the field of religion and social inclusion with a wide range of activities. The programme will be like "an Erasmus for civil society," Mogherini said. The exchange platform is expected to be operational in the first half of 2020.

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Tusk pledges 'fight' for EU values as new EPP president

The outgoing president of the EU council, Donald Tusk, is set to be elected as the president of the centre-right European People's Party (EPP). Tusk will have to deal with the final decision over Hungary's ruling Fidesz.

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Don't lead Europe by triggering its fears

For a long time, Europe's strategic chattering class has been wondering what would happen if you took the US out of Europe's security architecture.

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The labour market is not ready for the future

The European labour market will face enormous challenges with its combination of an ageing population, climate change and a digital transformation and will increase the east-west divide in Europe.

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Parliament should have 'initiation' role

As EU leaders are keen to transform the way politics is performed in the bloc, the constitutionals affairs committee will play a key role in the next five years in reforming electoral processes and initiating laws.

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