The Institutions of the European Union

 

Presentation of the Institutions of the European Union

 
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The functioning of the European institutions is sometimes difficult to understand. Who provides the ideas, who puts forward the proposals and who finally makes the decisions? "Brussels," "Strasbourg," and even "Luxembourg" are among the most frequent answers, while other people evoke the words "eurocrats" or "technocrats".
But what is the meaning behind the words "Brussels," "Strasbourg," and "Luxembourg" so often employed?

 
 

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European diary


    • 27 march 2017

      World theatre day

    • It was in 1962 that the World Theatre Day was celebrated for the first time. March 27th, 1962 is the date of the opening season of the Théâtre des Nations in Paris

    • 31 march 2017

      European artistic professions days

    • It’s the 11th occasion of European artistic professions days. This year, they are going to be about : « savoir (-) faire du lien ».
    • 6 april 2017

      International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

    • International Day of Sport for Development and Peace is an opportunity to highlight the contribution of sport to the achievement of the Millennium regarding development.


      It also promotes the idea that sports help to ensure peace and development and also the contribution of sports to create a climate of tolerance and understanding.