Alcohol: it’s no laughing matter
30/01/2017

Ewa-May Karlsson takes the lead for a new and better strategy on alcohol-related harm Alcohol abuse has a large impact... Read more

Delivering the 5th generation Internet
26/01/2017

The connectivity needs of Europeans are growing. At the same time the digital economy offers new opportunities to boost Europe's... Read more

Francois Decoser
Keeping it simple shouldn’t be difficult
07/12/2016

How REFIT wants to keep EU laws simple and less costly EU laws should be as simple and reduce the... Read more

European Liberals call for a simplified EU Cohesion Policy without national government management
05/12/2016

The move would reduce "gold plating" and allow subnational managing authorities to apply directly to the European Commission. The Congress... Read more

Liberal Mayors Summit agrees Principles that Make a City Liberal
04/12/2016

During the Liberal Mayors Summit twenty mayors from fourteen different European countries discussed and agreed a document setting out the... Read more

ALDE CoR at Climate Change COP22 conference
23/11/2016

An important delegation of the ALDE Group in the Committee of the Regions participated in the COP22 Climate change conference... Read more

Towards the circular economy: local and regional solutions to food waste
19/10/2016

Reducing waste saves money and nature at the same time. This is a win-win situation.Ossi MARTIKAINEN, ALDE-CoR rapporteur According to... Read more

Turlais welcomes modernization and simplification of VAT rules
18/10/2016

The members of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) broadly support the European Commission's move to modernise VAT in... Read more

Ossi Martikainen, Food Waste, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Aviation strategy to foster growth, jobs and mobility
18/10/2016

An aviation strategy is important for economic growth, jobs, trade and mobility in the EUrapporteur Ulrika Landergren (SE / Liberalerna)... Read more