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We take you to the 28 EU member states for a series of exclusive reports and interviews with local MEPs. Produced in partnership with the European Parliament. Saturday at 12.10 pm.

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Latest update : 2013-04-03

Netherlands in crisis: the end of the Dutch model? (part two)

In the second part of the programme, we travel to the city of Maastricht where the EU treaty was signed in 1992. Dutch MEP Ria Oomen-Ruijten explains why she believes the euro was a positive change for European citizens, but urges northern governments to show more solidarity towards Mediterranean member states. We also ask why the Dutch remain so attached to their Royal Family and we learn about the success story of Dutch DJs.

Presenter: Christophe Robeet
Editor in chief: Caroline de Camaret
Producers: Julie Dungelhoeff
Reporters: Valérie Labonne, Julie Dungelhoeff

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2015-06-27 European Union

Croatia: The new kids of the bloc (part 2)

In the second part of the show, we meet 25-year-old mother and lawyer Karla Ressler in the capital Zagreb. She’s an activist for the main conservative party and we find out how...

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2015-06-27 European Union

Croatia: The new kids of the bloc (part 1)

We're in Croatia for the first show of our new season to find out what young people have to say about the European Union. We meet Franco-Croatian Adrian Radovic, a patisserie...

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2014-05-03 Europe

Best of Europe Now (Part 1)

Christophe Robeet has been travelling across the EU to find out how Europeans are dealing with the current economic crisis. What he has seen is an increasingly divided continent...

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2014-06-28 immigration

The Swedish model: An example for Europe? (Part 2)

In September 2013, Sweden became the first European country to offer permanent residency to any Syrian who manages to arrive in Sweden, taking in an average of 500 refugees per...

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2014-06-28 European Union

The Swedish model: An example for Europe?

With its progressive laws, generous welfare state and green policies, Sweden is often regarded as a social laboratory for the rest of Europe. Our reporters went to Gothenburg...

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