I preparativi per le prossime elezioni al parlamento europeo procedono a pieno ritmo. Si voterà dal 23 al 26 maggio di quest'anno. In Svizzera, le elezioni europee interessano direttamente oltre due milioni di persone aventi la cittadinanza UE.
Leaders of EU Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway celebrated today the 25th anniversary of the European Economic Area, which brought these countries together as equal partners in the internal market, giving access to its four freedoms: of goods, persons, services and capital.
The candidacy of Ms Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle for the post of Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation, was submitted in Rome on Monday 17 December 2018. The next Director General will be elected by the 194 Member States of the Organisation during its 41st Conference in June 2019. Ms Geslain-Lanéelle from France was identified as the EU candidate by the Council of the European Union on 15 October 2018.