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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    • 5 september 2017

      International Day of Charity

    • The United Nations calls on its member states, specialized agencies, and other international and regional organizations, and civil society as well, to be part of the International Day of Charity, and to encourage charity by raising awareness through educational activities.
    • 10 september 2017

      World First Aid Day

    • Since 2000, a growing number of national offices of the Red Cross and Red Crescent take part every second Saturday of September in the World First Aid Day celebrations.