In depth


Femicide in Europe is a widespread issue

Tuesday 28 November 2017 | Marzia Bona Alberto Burba | OBC Transeuropa

Regardless of the law, cases of femicide still fill the news: this worrying subject continues to arouse the interest of the media and international institutions, including those of Europe


In Europe, too, equality starts at the kindergarten

Friday 17 November 2017 | Xavier Molénat | Alternatives Economiques

Crèche or grandparents? Forms of daycare vary between countries, with major implications for equality.


How Bolivia and Rwanda leave the German Bundestag in the dust

Monday 06 November 2017 | Marcel Pauly Marie Segger Patrick Stotz | Spiegel Online

The new Bundestag is fairly average – at least as far as the proportion of women and young MPs is concerned. An international comparison shows that, elsewhere, things are done differently.


Go East: home is where joy is

Wednesday 25 October 2017 | Lidija Pisker | OBC Transeuropa

More and more professionals from the Western Balkans choose to seek a better life by going east – opting for countries such as the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Poland


Not only Erasmus. Where and why European students move abroad

Friday 13 October 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari Marzia Bona | OBC Transeuropa

Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream


European football: ever richer…and more unequal

Wednesday 04 October 2017 | Vincent Grimault | Alternatives Economiques

An increasingly large ball that ends up more and more often in the same goal. That’s the new face of European football


The Merkelisation of Europe

Friday 22 September 2017 | Markus Becker Caroline Wiemann | Spiegel Online

Angela Merkel is the most powerful head of government in the EU. How has Europe changed during her chancellorship?


A multi-speed solidarity

Monday 11 September 2017 | Mens Yann | Alternatives Economiques

Two years ago the European Union signed agreements on the sharing of migrants to provide relief for Italy and Greece, but few results can be noticed


Citizens' rights: where EU and UK differ

Thursday 31 August 2017 | Eszter Zalan | EUobserver

The rights of EU citizens living in the UK and those of the UK nationals living in EU countries is a key issue of the Brexit negotiations