Society

All over Europe, housing has become all too expensive 

Thursday 14 December 2017 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

In most of EU countries rents and houses' price are growing faster than income. And finding a place to live has become an issue.


The European Perinatal Health Report - EuroPeristat

Thursday 12 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The Euro-Peristat report presents data on perinatal health in 26 EU members plus Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.


Annual survey of the European Observatory on Homelessness

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Homeless Journal has been published since 2007 by the European Observatory on Homelessness. 


Nationalists’ hostility over religious minorities on the rise in Europe 

Saturday 23 June 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

According to a recent study by Pew Research Center, “2016 saw an uptick in nationalist activities around the globe”, and especially in Europe.


Palermo and Naples, the most difficult places to find a job according to their citizens 

Monday 25 June 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

Only 3 percent of the people living in Palermo and 5 percent of those in Naples consider that it is easy to find a job in their city. 


Quality of Life in Europe Survey - Eurofound

Thursday 26 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

Published every 4 years since 2003, Eurofound's Quality of Life in Europe survey examines the living conditions and perceptions of European citizens on topics as diverse as employment, housing, health or the balance between work and private life.


To what extent do European students depend on their families?  in depth

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | Samuel Silva
| Publico

Almost half of European students depend on their families in order to meet their costs, and more than a third live with their parents. This phenomenon is particularly acute in the South, though certainly not unique to the region.


Europe’s water quality falls short 

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

Due to pollution, the majority of European rivers, lakes, and estuaries fall below the minimum environmental standards, a report by the European Environment Agency reveals.


European Values Survey

Tuesday 03 July 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

A survey to learn about European values.


190 million Europeans have never been abroad 

Thursday 21 June 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Erasmus, the end of roaming charges, the convenience of the euro: the rhetoric promoting the benefits of European integration only really addresses those citizens who regularly travel to other EU countries. In fact, 37 percent of EU citizens have never been outside their own country.