EU bulletin 4th January 2015 Children with disabilities

January 4, 2016 10:11 AM

Lifting non-tariff barriers is the utmost priority in the transatlantic trade negotiations, particularly for the fruit and vegetable sector, the association representing EU farmers has told EurActiv. Full report here: http://www.euractiv.com/sections/agriculture-food/eu-farmers-slam-us-over-technical-barriers-trade-320630

Momentum in Europe is growing around action for children with disabilities, according to a guest blog by Rosangela Berman Bieler, Senior Adviser, Children with Disabilities, UNICEF, posted on EurActiv. Read it here: http://guests.blogactiv.eu/2015/12/18/momentum-in-europe-growing-around-action-for-children-with-disabilities/

Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis is set to launch on 9 February in Berlin a new pro-European group, The Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25) with a view to reforming EU institutions. "2016 will be the year for laying down roots," he told El Diario in an interview reported in EUobserver https://euobserver.com/tickers/131698

With thanks to the European Movement in the North East