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Happy Birthday! Erasmus Turns 30
For many people it’s the most successful EU project of all time. Thanks to Erasmus, the exchange programme for students, and now also, pupils and teachers, four and a half million people have broadened their horizons. So many happy returns for your thirtieth!
Across borders – When freedom of movement for EU workers is routine
Working wherever you want to. A very special freedom that the EU grants citizens. But there are places where this freedom of movement is simply routine - just normal and necessary....
WHY THE EU AND START-UPS ARE A TOP TEAM
A united Europe – that was the vision held by former French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman in the wake of World War II. First expressed during his famous Schumann Declaration on May 9, 1950 in Paris, that day is now celebrated as Europe Day. Schumann’s proposal for a European Coal and Steel Community marked the start of a vision for peace and community worth pursuing.
The Treaty of Rome – 60 years on – why is it cause to celebrate?
60 years ago six European countries signed the Treaty of Rome – creating the European Economic Community (EEC) and the European Atomic Energy Community. It was a key moment, a little over ten years after the end of World War II. And it was the foundation of today’s EU and all its achievements. European unity is a political and economic success story.
The New German President
Germany has a new head of state. The Federal Convention has elected former Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier as German President.
A lot more than the Berlinale – film in Germany
Film has a long tradition in Germany, going back more than 100 years. Germany is an attractive place to produce films, be they blockbusters, domestic or international productions. And it is particularly interesting because of the unique blend of tradition and cutting-edge film-making.