Is Europe roaming into a dangerous territory?

29. January 2016 by Henrique Tereno

Henrique Tereno27 October 2015 was a historical day for everyone who enjoys to travel and talk over the phone when abroad. After two years of negotiations, the European Parliament decided to abolish roaming charges.

On the one hand, removing roaming charges could help increase the EU’s popularity, due to the fact that it gives the impression that the EU member states are connected to each other instead of being separated states. All in all, the abolishment of roaming charges could probably spread a feeling of belonging to the EU, as people will be able to communicate with other Europeans just as easily and cheaply as with their countrymen.

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FutureLab Europe welcomed 24 new participants to its 2015 Annual Forum in Brussels

09. September 2015 From 20 to 25 September, the fifth generation of FutureLab Europe participants travelled to Brussels to take part in the 2015 FutureLab Europe Annual Forum. During the week-long programme, FutureLabbers got a thorough introduction to FutureLab Europe’s focal topics - Active Democracy, Equal Opportunities and European Identity – by meeting top level … Continue reading FutureLab Europe welcomed 24 new participants to its 2015 Annual Forum in Brussels

#ProudtobeLatvian

Posted on 05. January 2015 by Mihails Kozlovs Proud to be Latvian, proud to be European – that’s the atmosphere that is right now prevailing in the heart of Baltic countries. It seems that Latvia has done very well since it introduced the Euro a year ago. For me and the majority of people I know … Continue reading #ProudtobeLatvian

FutureLab Europe is researching EU integration fund for migrants

In recent years, migration has been at the heart of the political debate in the EU. Political forces are polarised between those who believe that immigration is Europe's biggest problem and those who argue that it is an invaluable asset for the continent's future. Unquestionably, the successful integration of migrants into their EU host societies … Continue reading FutureLab Europe is researching EU integration fund for migrants