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Archive: February 2012

When the EU 2020 meets with the real world

23 Feb 2012

By: Staffan Nilsson

EESC president Staffan Nilsson welcomes the president of the European Commission José Manuel Durão Barroso
There is no denying that some of the procedures and mechanisms that come from Brussels are technocratic and out of touch with reality. But it does seem that the most important strategy we have come up with to tackle our gravest ever crisis is indeed a good one, and this gives me cause for optimism. Read More...