Our pick


Our choice of data-driven coverage on European affairs, useful apps and online tools

A Europe of economic regions

Friday 19 April 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

An article by Maarten Lambrechts analyses the distribution of cohesion funds that the European Union allocates according to the degree of local development. The resulting appearance of Europe is very different from the political map.


I am a (non-) believer

Tuesday 16 April 2019 | VoxEurop

A new report taps into the issue of secularism in Spain. The analysis uncovers the long term evolution of the relationship between citizens and religion.


Defining Europe’s political battlefield ahead of the 2019 EU elections

Wednesday 10 April 2019 | VoxEurop

A survey conducted by YouGov for the European Council of Foreign Relations (ECFR) and published in 6 national media outlets highlights crucial concerns of EU citizens ahead of the continental elections.


The EU in the eyes of its citizens: lost in a twilight zone?

Tuesday 02 April 2019 | VoxEurop

PEW surveyed citizens from 10 member states to understand public opinions about the EU.


European election data, displayed by Politico Europe

Thursday 28 March 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

A section of the news site is now entirely dedicated to the upcoming European elections, with in-depth information on individual countries, context and selected data, and useful information.


To be rich or poor, this is the “turnout”

Tuesday 26 March 2019 | VoxEurop

A data-driven story published on El Diario uncovers the relationship between poverty and electoral turnout rates.


Antisemitism in Austria

Friday 22 March 2019 | VoxEurop

Some 10 percent of Austrian citizens agree with manifest anti semitic statements or question the existence of the Holocaust. 


EUfactcheck, bringing more facts to the European debate

Wednesday 13 March 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

EUfactcheck is an initiative developed by the European Journalism Training Association, bringing together more than twenty European journalism schools.


The evolution of populism

Tuesday 12 March 2019 | VoxEurop

The Guardian combines academic know-how and beautiful infographics to shed light on the evolution of populism on a global scale. 


Civil liberties and “bad apples”: who is questioning European values within the EP?

Tuesday 05 March 2019 | VoxEurop

A tracker based on data from the Poll of Polls project casts a new light on the clash between pro-EU and illiberal forces within the European Parliament.