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06/25/2017 at 08:36. Facebook
How can we save Mediterranean islands from water shortages?

Water desalination might be the answer The process can be very costly, plus it creates salty brine, which can damage aquatic ecosystems if pumped out to sea. So we are helping find solutions: the LIFE EU-funded project SOL-BRINE developed a solar-powered brine treatment system which produces 2 useful by-products: dry salt and...
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06/24/2017 at 16:15. Facebook
Amsterdam is about to hold one of the largest charging networks for electric buses – a zero-emission transport system, powered entirely by renewables.
EU-funded Dutch company Heliox created this innovative technology that can charge an electric bus at a turnaround station in 2-5 minutes :) Find out more about this green solution:[ Europa.eu Link ]
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Laurent Formica
Roger Garbil
Christianne Jaarsma
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06/24/2017 at 11:48. Facebook
Optimism on the #FutureOfEurope is on the rise

The latest #Eurobarometer shows that European citizens have more confidence in the years to come. They are also more positive about the economic situation, and the trust in political institutions is increasing.
Optimism on the FutureOfEurope is on the rise
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George White
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06/24/2017 at 09:22. Facebook
Ready to #BeActive, Europe?
The European Week of Sport runs from the 23 – 30 of September, with events taking place across Europe throughout the month.
This year it’s even bigger and even better! It brings together 32 countries and 35 European partners. Join our event for all info ⬇ ⬇
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06/23/2017 at 13:22. Facebook
We will not renegotiate. We will implement the #ParisAgreement. Together.

The EU and all Member States reaffirmed their commitment to continue to lead the fight against climate change.

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We will not renegotiate We will implement the ParisAgreement Together
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Sami Tikka
Jack Lo
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06/22/2017 at 18:11. Facebook
The European Defence policy was supposed to start in 1954, we proposed it in 2014, it's happening now.

The European Union already has the legal means at its disposal to advance into a more efficient form of defence integration. That is the permanent structured cooperation, the Sleeping Beauty of the Lisbon Treaty that we all agreed to wake up today. EU leaders decided to go ahead with a...
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06/22/2017 at 15:12. Facebook
EU Heads of State and Government now in Brussels to discuss cooperation on security and defence, trade, migration flows and foreign policy issues. Brexit is also on the Agenda, in an EU 27 format. The leaders, without UK, will talk about the latest Article 50 development and decide on the procedure and criteria for the relocation of the two EU agencies from London.

It is an opportunity for...
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EU Heads of State and Government now in Brussels to discuss cooperation
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06/21/2017 at 12:15. Facebook
Solidarity with Italy - Less than one year after the most recent deadly earthquakes in the centre of the country, we have proposed today additional aid of € 1.2 billion under #EUSolidarityFund. They will be used for reconstruction, protection of cultural heritage and new emergencies: [ Europa.eu Link ]
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Moreno Cipolla
Stephen Dobbs
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06/20/2017 at 16:34. Facebook
"We have all the means in place to help Portuguese people.”
"Temos à disposição os meios necessários para ajudar os Portugueses." More information: ‪[ Europa.eu Link ]

Vice-President Jyrki Katainen on EU full support after the deadly forest fires speaking from Lisbon: He met with the national government and participated in #EUdialogues with citizens.
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Renata Figlewicz
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06/20/2017 at 08:39. Facebook
In today's world, 1 person is forced to flee their home every 3 seconds.

Refugees seek safety from conflict, violence, human rights violations, persecution and natural disasters. More than 50% are children below the age of 18. Discover how EU works to help: [ Europa.eu Link ] #WorldRefugeeDay #WithRefugees
In today's world 1 person is forced to flee their home every 3 seconds
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Rui Silva
Michel Barnier and David Davis talk about the first topics of #Brexit negotiations.
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#Brexit negotiations: day one is all about preparing yourself for a great challenge. Join us later on #FacebookLive (approx. 18:30 CET) to see where this hike is at so far.

On their first formal meeting, David Davis gave Michel Barnier a book on hiking. Michel Barnier gave David Davis a hiking stick.
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Attacks in Finsbury Park, London - There is nothing, absolutely nothing, that can justify the attacking and killing of innocent people. Whoever perpetrates division and hatred must be held accountable,

London is one of the world's best examples of diverse communities living together side by side in peace, harmony and friendship. It's not by chance that people who hate our way of life direct...
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#Brexit: Article 50 negotiations with the UK begin today. We will be open and transparent. Our number one priority: protecting the rights of EU citizens in the UK and of UK citizens in the EU. Check out our dedicated website: [ Europa.eu Link ]
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James Richards
Félicitations Édouard Philippe ! L' Assemblée nationale renouvelée, avec nombres d'élues femmes et d'élus issus de la société civile, incarne une France résolument moderne et déterminée à s'inscrire dans un avenir européen fort.
Félicitations Édouard Philippe L Assemblée nationale renouvelée avec nombres dél
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Anne Thomsen
All will be done to assist the authorities and people of Portugal at this time of need. Our thoughts are with the families and friends of those affected by the deadly forest fires that have struck several parts of Portugal.

We express our condolences to those that have lost loved ones.

The EU is fully ready to help. EU civil protection mechanism activated.
All will be done to assist the authorities and people of Portugal
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Paula Couto
Updating Facebook? Calling your mother? Talking to your family and friends? Bye-bye #roaming fees! Let us know what you look forward to doing when traveling in the .
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Rolf Huber
#investEU: The EU invests in green buses in the Netherlands with buses running on hydrogen fuel cells = water vapour.
investEU The EU invests in green buses in the Netherlands with buses
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Калоян Драганов
#ErasmusPlus already made a difference for 9 MILLION people! During the celebrations, President Juncker said - let's be at least 9 times more ambitious in the future. Because #Erasmus is a good response to the foolishness of national egoism and isolationism. Do you agree?
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"In großer Trauer über den Tod von Helmut Kohl, meinem engen Freund. Er hat mich auf allen europäischen Wegen geleitet und begleitet. Helmut Kohl hat das europäische Haus mit Leben erfüllt. Er war ein großer Europäer, mein sehr enger Freund & Förderer."

"La mort de Helmut m'attriste profondément. Je suis fier de l'avoir connu. Que l'Europe retrouve sa patience, sa détermination, son...
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