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THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

07-05-2015
WILL THE « AUBERGE ESPAGNOLE » FINALLY BE OPENED TO APPRENTICES?

Since the beginning of my MEP mandate, one of my top priorities was the development of an Erasmus program designed for apprentices. Youth unemployment in Europe is scandalously high. Even though its rate varies from a country to another, it globally stays at an unacceptable level. However, I noticed that countries where young people were easily...

28-04-2015
LA POLOGNE DOIT SIGNER L'ACCORD DE SIÈGE DE FRONTEX

"L’opinion publique s’interroge «  que fait l’Europe » face à l’explosion des flux migratoires venant du Moyen-Orient et d’Afrique ? La succession de nos « minutes de silence », rythmée par la multiplication des tragédies en Méditerranée ressemble à un aveu pathétique d’impuissance. ...

25-04-2015
A PLEA FOR A EUROPEAN APPRENTICESHIP

“Europe often appears far away from our fellow citizens' preoccupations. If one of its aspects is likely to be put to the test, it is youth unemployment, a scandalous scourge that darkens our future. In 2014, more than 5,3 million youngsters were unemployed, that is to...

20-04-2015
FUND FOR STRATEGIC INVESTMENTS: THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES SUPPORT THE JUNCKER PLAN…

…  but not the budgetary cuts for the programs. A negotiation mandate on the Juncker Plan in favour of a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) has been supported by the Budgets and Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee. Its goal is to guarantee growth and jobs creation. However, the MEPs contested the projects aimed at sustaining this...

14-04-2015
I PLEAD FOR A EUROPEAN UNION ATTUNED WITH TODAY'S REALITIES

"The modification of the regulation establishing the 2014-2020 multiannual framework has, of course, to be voted. However, this necessity reveals our procedures' complexity, cumbersomeness, and sluggishness. While everybody is sounding the alarm in front of the chronic investment deficit in Europe, which is burdening growth and unleashing mass unemployment,...