#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

Emigration – transforming the flow of people into money flow

Posted on 01. July 2014 by Mihails Kozlovs Each year millions of people change their place of living: within the course of the last year alone more than 230 million people were living outside of their homelands. I myself emigrated twice; to Norway and to Serbia. However I wasn’t a usual emigrant who tries to find … Continue reading Emigration – transforming the flow of people into money flow

Trust, Jobs and an Inclusive society. Reflections from OECD Forum in Paris

Posted on 20. May 2014 by Mihails Kozlovs It was 8:30 in the morning when I had a coffee with Vice-president of Turkish confederation of Employers associations – Erol Kiresepion, who is a usual suspect for the annual OECD Forum. He shared his worries about the youth unemployment in Turkey, which is still around 16% … Continue reading Trust, Jobs and an Inclusive society. Reflections from OECD Forum in Paris

Vision of Europe’s future

Posted on 18. September 2012 by Mihails Kozlovs What is the image of Europe in 20 years time? Is European Union — just a middle stage of a process of unification of political, economial and social  environments? Or are we at the grassroots of a change to counter direction to separate national states? Nowadays agenda of Europolitics is … Continue reading Vision of Europe’s future

Latvia – a survey of young Europeans

Posted on 23. January 2012 by Mihails Kozlovs In the context of FutureLab Europe's research for the publication "One Passport, One People?", FutureLabber Mihails Kozlov  has produced a 25 minute video in which he asked young people if they would prefer a national or a European passport and what role citizens should play in building a … Continue reading Latvia – a survey of young Europeans