EurActiv: Moving forward, with strong values

Abstract: Information is the lifeblood of the EU and EurActiv mines it successfully Transparency has been and remains a key value at EurActiv EurActiv has stretched the European public debate linguistically and done so efficiently   Happy Birthday EurActiv! It is a tribute to EurActiv’s current status as an irreplaceable information source that I find… » read more

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EurActiv, the independent online EU policy media, deployed its editorial and communication resources to cover the European elections across its multi-lingual media network in 12 EU countries and 12 languages. It did so in the interests of providing non-biased, fact-based public information on the people and policies at the heart of the election campaign. Europe… » read more

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To my mind, the problem is not where EurActiv stands in terms of media independence: the problem is how we could improve it. Financial soundness is the best guarantee of independence from the political power, but of course it has a cost in terms of independence from sponsors and partners if you are providing free… » read more

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Even those of us who worked within the EU institutions face a challenge in finding out and understanding what’s going on there. And for those outside the Brussels Bubble that challenge is even greater. The need for rapid and up to date information has always been there and, over the decades, approaches to providing it… » read more

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Abstract: EurActiv and EU Public Affairs have been interconnected from past to present Three values have been key to success: substance, transparency and reciprocity EurActiv and Public Affairs professionals are [is] well-placed to add a new value for a successful future: responsibility 21 October 2015 was “Back to the Future Day” – the day to… » read more

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EurActiv is a key player on the European media scene. It informs and educates, providing a valuable tool to policy makers and observers alike in twelve languages. EurActiv also identifies the tough policy choices to be made and provides a forum for democratic debate. ​​I have found its journalistic standards to be high and its… » read more

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During the multidimensional crisis on a political and economic level, EurActiv Greece’s main objective was to provide a balanced reporting, by closely cooperating and exchanging views with other national sections, especially from Germany and Brussels-based EurActiv.com. The euro crisis and a possible Grexit caused a high level confusion to Greek readers. Various reports in the… » read more

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Rappelons-nous la phrase choc du Président Juncker : « Nous voulons être grands sur les grandes choses et petits sur les petites choses ». Dans l’esprit du Président de la Commission et de son alter ego Franz Timmermans, les grandes choses sont géopolitiques : l’Euro, les réfugiés, la sécurité ; ou institutionnelles : le package… » read more

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