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TALKING EUROPE

Politicians, activists and researchers debate the issues facing the EU and a 'guest of the week' offers his insight in long format interview that gets to the heart of the matter. Saturday at 12.10 pm.

Latest update : 2014-06-16

Reforming the EU: Can Europe win back the trust of its citizens?

The EU has become "too big, too bossy, too interfering", says British Prime Minister David Cameron. French President François Hollande believes that "Europe has become too complex and has lost touch with the expectations of most Europeans". EU leaders have agreed to reassess the bloc’s agenda after last month’s elections gave a boost to anti-Europe parties. But do they all agree on the type of reforms needed to make Europe more efficient and more transparent?

Programme presented by Christophe Robeet

Programme produced by Mary Colombel

By Christophe ROBEET

Our guests

Graham Watson

President, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe

Philippe Lamberts

Belgian MEP, President, Group of the Greens

Sharon Ellul Bonici

Secretary General, European Alliance for Freedom

Tim King

Editor, European Voice

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2016-12-03 Ukraine

Ukraine’s ex-prime minister: ‘Ukraine protects EU borders’

Three years have passed since the so-called Maidan protests in Ukraine – a period which saw the country rapidly divide itself on the issue of whether to strengthen its ties with...

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2016-12-03 far right

Extremist populist parties: What's the reason behind their rise?

Turning against traditional parties, voters are increasingly opting for the candidates and parties they perceive as outsiders. A fear of foreigners or doubts about economic...

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2016-11-27 European Union

Working lives: Who is happy across the EU and why?

In the EU, the expected duration of our working lives has increased by almost two years, according to recent statistics from Eurostat. A longer working life, then, but at what...

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2016-11-27 development

EU development aid: A tool to fix the migrant crisis?

The world faces an unprecedented flow of migrants. One out of every 113 people on earth is an asylum seeker, internally displaced person or a refugee, according to the United...

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2016-11-19 Germany

German MEP slams Trump's 'lies' on global warming

Rebecca Harms is a German MEP and Co-President of the Group of the Greens in the EU Parliament. Amid concern that US President-elect Donald Trump, a climate change denier, could...

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