Society

Europe is going veg  in depth

Tuesday 12 March 2019 | Andreas Vou
| VoxEurop

If the EU is serious about the environment, it can no longer ignore the connection between animal farming and carbon emissions. No wonder a growing number of Europeans are turning vegetarians or even vegans.


Senior management: a male world  in depth

Wednesday 20 March 2019 | Justin Delépine
| Alternatives Economiques

From top to bottom of the salary scale, inequality rules. 


From low trust in institutions to the rise of ‘critical citizenship’?  in depth

Tuesday 19 March 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

A Eurofound study provides data on trust in institutions in EU member states and points at the question of “critical citizenship”. We review the data with experts from across Europe.


WeEuropeans: a look into the policy-priorities of European citizens 

Wednesday 20 March 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

The non-for profit European association Civico Europa, carried out a large citizens consultation in partnership with Make.org to give substance to the idea of the “future of Europe”.


Yellow Vests: where, when and how violence occurred

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | VoxEurop

An interactive map and a fact-checking analysis highlight the geography of violent acts against protesters in France since November 2018.


Crisis? What crisis? 

Wednesday 04 October 2017 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

The concept of 'crisis' has been dominating the last decade, but this may no longer be the case


Europe still digitally divided 

Friday 29 September 2017 | VoxEurop

Europeans are more and more connected to internet, but there still are huge gaps between regions and countries


Negative attitude towards Muslims inversely proportional to actual presence 

Monday 11 February 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

Attitudes towards Muslims appear to be particularly negative in the Baltic and the Visegrád countries. Crucially, the very same countries have the lowest estimated Muslim population in Europe.


Cold housing and polluted cities? Something is changing in the Balkans 

Tuesday 05 March 2019 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Many citizens of south-east Europe cannot afford to properly heat their own homes. The impact on health and air pollution is serious, but energy poverty has recently begun to decline.


UN social protection of children

Sunday 17 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

One in five children in the world still live in extreme poverty.