#EU

  • Article: Greta Thunberg: 3 Emergency Summits on Brexit and Not a Single One on Climate Change
    Environment

    Greta Thunberg: 3 Emergency Summits on Brexit and Not a Single One on Climate Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 17, 2019

    The 16-year-old climate activist wants world leaders to get their priorities right. Read more

  • Article: There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.
    Girls & Women

    There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 1, 2019

    We asked an expert why having a definition is such a big deal. Read more

  • Article: European Parliament Votes to Ban Single-Use Plastics With Historic Law
    Environment

    European Parliament Votes to Ban Single-Use Plastics With Historic Law

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 27, 2019

    “This is essential for the planet.” Read more

  • Article: EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech
    Environment

    EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 22, 2019

    The European Commission says it will spend hundreds of billions of euros to save the environment. Read more

  • Article: Brexit Could Plunge 1.7 Million People Into Extreme Poverty, Report Shows
    Citizenship

    Brexit Could Plunge 1.7 Million People Into Extreme Poverty, Report Shows

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 6, 2019

    March 29 is imminent — but there are people whose lives are being forgotten in the debate. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates Are Donating €54 Million to EU Efforts to Improve Health in Africa
    Health

    Bill & Melinda Gates Are Donating €54 Million to EU Efforts to Improve Health in Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 24, 2018

    This pledge will help people in low-income African countries gain access quality health services. Read more

  • Article: EU Migrant Workers Contribute £2.3K More a Year to Britain Than UK Citizens
    Citizenship

    EU Migrant Workers Contribute £2.3K More a Year to Britain Than UK Citizens

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 18, 2018

    People from the EU pay £78,000 more than they take out over a lifetime. Read more

  • Article: Poverty Still Crushes Greece as Financial Bailout Comes to Close
    Citizenship

    Poverty Still Crushes Greece as Financial Bailout Comes to Close

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 20, 2018

    “I wake up in the morning to a nightmare.” Read more