"I am often asked these days when Corona will "be over" and everything will return to normal. My answer: never. There are historical moments when the future changes direction. We call them bifurcations. Or deep...
Italy urgently needs help: The country is currently the most affected by the coronavirus with over 6,000 deaths. Cuba has now sent 52 doctors, nurses and carers to Italy to support the local medical staff....
While the coronavirus has the whole world in its grip, a wave of solidarity is sweeping across Europe. Citizens across the continent are trying to contribute to protect the elderly and vulnerable from the virus....
Thousands of commuters travel to Luxembourg every day. Their cars and trucks clog the roads and pollute the air. But in an effort to combat climate change, this is coming to an end. Starting March...
Considering the booming economy, dropping unemployment numbers and the return of many once-emigrated young Portuguese citizens, it seems Portugal is on the rise. Facing the policies of socialist Prime Minister António Costa,...
Robert Biedroń during the Polish parliamentary elections 2019
Even in conversative Poland, he managed to be a popular and successful mayor. Now Robert Biedron, the Left Alliance’s openly gay candidate, wants to run for president in Poland. He stands for the separation between...
Imagine a city going an entire year without any pedestrians or cyclists being killed on its streets. This is exactly what happened in Helsinki in 2019. Through reducing speed limits and increased traffic control, Helsinki...
Paris
A city where cars are banned. A city where everything you need is just a walk away. A city with green spaces and playgrounds instead of car parks. These are the plans of Anne Hidalgo,...
Despite the fact that Hungary is the biggest beneficiary of EU subsidies, Orban criticizes the EU budget plan and claims it is unfair.  In preparation for a summit convening later in February to discuss the EU...
In Finland, the number of homeless people has fallen sharply. The reason: The country applies the "Housing First" concept. Those affected by homelessness receive a small apartment and counselling - without any preconditions. 4 out...