Democracy

The Greens are gaining support in Belgium

Wednesday 06 March 2019 | Newsworthy

In Belgium the green parties are up by 4.2 points, in contrast with the relative crise of the GUE/NGL parties across Europe. All the other Belgian parties are stable or losing ground.


Does Hungary spend €18 million on campaign against Sargentini? 

Thursday 14 March 2019 | EUfactcheck

MEP Judith Sargentini stated: "The Hungarian government spends €18 million on campaign against me and against the European Parliament". Her claim is mostly true, even if the campaign targets other EU politicians as well.


A dashboard that forecasts the next European Parliament

Monday 12 November 2018 | VoxEurop

With the departure of the British, the European Parliament will have 705 deputies instead of the current 751. How many groups will they be divided into?


Two data-driven stories that explain the provisional Spanish budget law 2019

Tuesday 22 January 2019 | VoxEurop

The Spanish media outlet El Diario covered the 2019 Spanish budget with a set of infographic contents.


Democracy and elections worldwide (International IDEA)

Thursday 14 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide.


Populist parties across Europe (The PopuList)

Thursday 14 February 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The PopuList offers an overview of EU national parties to map the populist, extremist and eurosceptic landscape.


Transparency International’s 2018 Corruption Perception Index

Tuesday 29 January 2019 | VoxEurop

Transparency International released its latest Corruption Perception Index. It mentions “vulnerable EU institutions”, the rise of “populist leaders” and the lack of “whiste-blower protections” as critical elements in Europe.


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Juncker Plan: the state of the art  in depth

Wednesday 23 January 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

The European Commission released the latest update concerning the results achieved by the Investment Plan for Europe. We analysed the data to give a more qualitative overview of how resources were allocated and how many SMEs benefitted from the plan in each EU country.


Progress in European integration (OFCE)

Monday 28 January 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The French Economic Observatory (OFCE) devoted a journal issue to improvements in European integration.


Comparative Candidate Survey

Friday 07 December 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The Comparative Candidate Survey (CCS) has been conducting surveys of all candidates for parliamentary elections in participating countries.