Citizens of the world, companies of the world

Posted on 06. June 2014 by Laura Virué Escalera In the RondaForum event about education and entrepreneurship, I was involved in an informal debate reflecting on whether, despite belonging to a generation that has to deal with a difficult situation due to the financial crisis and a consequent sense of failure and neglect – a generation … Continue reading Citizens of the world, companies of the world

Freedoms beyond our borders, issue that also matters

Posted on 18. July 2013 by Laura Virué Escalera On June 24th in the Council of the European Union, foreign ministers signed the European Guidelines on the Promotion and Protection of Freedom of Religion or Belief. This issue has been barely commented on news, taken by economic debate – where unemployment, fiscal policies, banks recapitalization seem … Continue reading Freedoms beyond our borders, issue that also matters

Spain: the two major parties must work together to restore confidence in politics

Posted on 28. November 2011 by Laura Virué Escalera Spanish parliamentary elections were held while Europe watched closely at how the Spanish debt was surpassing the levels where other eurozone governments turned to their neighbours for a bailout. On November 20th, Mariano Rajoy’s conservative Popular Party won by a large margin; a victory that was predicted … Continue reading Spain: the two major parties must work together to restore confidence in politics