Why we need state control and quality checks for algorithms

Feb 22 2019 / Blog English

There is hardly a buzz word as ubiquitous as “Artificial Intelligence” (A.I.) at the moment. According to a Boston Consulting Group study, nine out of ten companies intend to integrate A.I.-based...


Biélorussie : zone grise des droits de l'Homme, défi pour l'Europe

Feb 22 2019 / Blog Français

Souveraine depuis 1990, indépendante depuis 1991, la Biélorussie est un état jeune qui n'a quasiment jamais connu de démocratie. Les violations récurrentes des droits de l'Homme empêchent l'émergence...


Luciano Bolis: l'umiltà di un eroe

Feb 21 2019 / Blog Italiano

Continuiamo la nostra opera di ricordo di alcune grandi personalità, spesso dimenticate, che hanno segnato la storia della Resistenza, dell'Italia e dell'Europa nella grande battaglia per...


Protestations en Serbie : atteintes à la liberté de la presse et corruption entre autres enjeux

Feb 21 2019 / Blog Français

Si manifestations des gilets jaunes occupent l'espace médiatique français depuis plusieurs mois, un autre pays européen connaît des protestations depuis la fin de l'année dernière. En Serbie, jusqu'à...


EU institutions aim to agree directive to strengthen whistleblower protections

Feb 21 2019 / Blog English

Many would first associate the word ‘whistleblower' with Edward Snowden, the former American CIA employee who spoke to the world about the NSA's surveillance of individuals' private communications in...


Johannes Hahn : « l'UE doit maintenir son engagement en Syrie »

Feb 21 2019 / Blog Français

S'exprimant au nom de Federica Mogherini lors de la session plénière du Parlement européen, le mardi 12 Février, Johannes Hahn évoque les achèvements et achoppements de l'Union européenne (UE) dans la...


Ungarns verhöhnte akademische Freiheit

Feb 21 2019 / Blog Deutsch

Die ungarische Regierung setzt ihre Angriffe gegen die Central European University (CEU) in Budapest fort und tut scheinbar alles dafür, die Hochschule ins Exil zu zwingen. Sie lehnt es ab, eine...


The environment: High on politicians' agendas, subject of increasing civic mobilisation

Feb 21 2019 / Blog English

The subordinacy of environmental and climate issues to economic and political disputes should sound alarm bells, especially in light of dramatic data and events calling for immediate actions. -...


La conoscenza è davvero in pericolo e il dibattito è più difficile oggi di quanto non lo fosse 50 o 100 anni fa?

Feb 20 2019 / Blog Italiano

Quando vediamo in un giorno di festa una grande famiglia a pranzo al ristorante e non sentiamo nessuna conversazione, ma vediamo tutti, dai nonni ai piccolissimi, smanettare compulsivamente sugli...


Democracy under Pressure – Romania: between conspiracies and abuses

Feb 20 2019 / Blog English

“And, you know, Merkel is his mistress.” The man who told me that was well into his 70s, and was showing each one of the winters through a separate line treading across his face. His shoulders were...