Copyright directive faces tough test as EU ambassadors meet
(18 January 2019) - EU ambassadors today convene to try and reach a provisional deal on the controversial copyright directive ahead of final “trialogue” talks next Monday (21 January). Meanwhile, lobbyists in Brussels ramp up their opposition against the bill.
Humanitarian assistance: record budget for 2019
(16 January 2019) - As more and more people face humanitarian crises worldwide, the EU has adopted its highest ever initial annual humanitarian budget of €1.6 billion for 2019.