In this issue:
- EESC elects Austria's Christa Schweng to its top post
- Christa Schweng: "The input of civil society is a must to shape Europe for the better"
- Cillian Lohan: "We need leadership that we can trust"
- Giulia Barbucci: "It is essential to maintain sound and transparent budget management"
- Record numbers of new and female members join the EESC