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Asta has written 359 posts for Writing for (y)EU

The Alternative European Elections campaign

''We thought that trying another approach to talk to the citizen might be worthy. This is not an epic story. This is our version.''. Watch this video to find out more.  

A-Z: C for Croatia

Welcome Croatia! Join Blink as he heads down to the Adriatic to check out the latest country to join the European Union.  Found out more.

What are your car’s CO2 emissions?

The EU wants cars to pollute less and the manufacturers are investing in making that happen – but how far can we trust their figures for CO2 emissions? Se the full reportage.

P for Passenger Rights

We all love holidays, especially the long ones! But getting there and back can be a nightmare. Blink finds out what we can do when it all goes pear shaped.Watch the video.

How it works: President of the European Commission

Find out more about one of the most powerful posts in the EU. How is the President of the European Commission chosen and to whom is he accountable? Full reportage here.

Are we really free to work anywhere in Europe?

As part of the European Year of Citizens series, EuroparlTV takes a look at the free circulation of workers within Europe. Follow the full reportage here.

Online citizens’ wall comes alive at Gare du Midi

Online citizens' wall comes alive at Gare du Midi. Passengers on the EP Thalys were the first to witness the making of the citizen's wall composed of people's portraits at Gare du Midi this week.

Close to You: Being la crème de la crème

EPTV tours Sweden to see how it's cooking up plans to become 'the new culinary nation' and meets MEP Corazza Bildt who has made good food one of her top priorities. Watch all reportage.

Reality doesnt hurt…

Where labyrinths of bureaucracy exist and en face there is a high hierarchy ladder, hardly anyone could think of launching a citizen friendly project in a thin timeline. The ideas to expand our circle beyond the political boundaries and meet interesting EU bloggers (or journalists), who's printed or online posts catch an eye by its […]

Live act next week in the Midi Station

On 15 April in Midi Station, a live event will take place, featuring portraits of participants in the European Year of Citzens competition.The European Parliament has launched a campaign for the European year of citizens. It is about to receive a live dimension: on April 15th, a real-life Citizens Wall will be set up in […]

How to Use Twitter for Business and Marketing

Here’s a checklist of everything your business needs to do to get on (or back on) Twitter and start seeing great results. Read the entire article.

Health in the EU (infographics)

Debating Europe published a post looking at the issue of health and wellness in Europe. You can find an infographic that sets out some of the key facts and figures here.here

Tanking up on whisky

Scientists in Scotland are using the country's favourite tipple to create next-generation biofuels which could have economic and environmental benefits. EPTV investigates.Watch the reportage here.

13 Social Media trends for 2013

Discover 13 Social Media trends for 2013 here.

Domestic violence

In Belgium, one in three women suffers an act of violence in her life. EuroparlTV went to meet some of the women trying to rebuild their lives. Watch the reportage.

EP on Pinterest

 European Parlaiment is on Pinterest! So check our all infographics down there.

14 Ways To Get More Facebook Shares [INFOGRAPHIC]

Share is to Facebook as retweet is to Twitter. It’s all about how VIRAL you can get your fan page wall posts. See the infographics on that.

How it works: Being the Parliament President

What does the President of the European Parliament do? How much power does the President have? And how does one get to be one? Presidents of EU institutions, part I. Watch the video and find out!

Museum Night Fever at the Parlamentarium – 2 March 2013

As part of Museum Night Fever, the Parlamentarium will open its door for a very late night opening on 2 March 2013: from 19:00 – 01:00 we will offer visitors jazz music and live painting and of course a visit to the permanent exhibition! Museum Night Fever is a joint event organised by 23 museums […]

Making criminals pay – literally!

  MEPs look at ways to improve the seizure and confiscation of criminal assets resulting from cross-border crime.Watch the full reportage.

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