Why EU – Africa cooperation is essential for global democracy and the economy

Upon becoming President, I took an oath to better the lives of the people of Zambia. Not just the lives of those that voted...

The Soothing Virtue of Solidarity

Article 2 of the treaty of Lisbon recalls what is commonly referred to as the “founding values” of the European Union. It states that...

The European New Year

During the last weeks of 2018 European politics has reached a turning point. An array of events during this time leaves one in anticipation...

Looking right and looking left

The distinction between what is right and what is wrong has always seemed to be the principle upon which leaders are expected to act....

Categorising Fake News and the Role of Media Literacy

Fake news covers a multitude of sins. Despite the fact it has become a popular phrase – not least from certain world leaders –...