How should we see the immense diversity of identities with respect to the objective of a united Europe – as an obstacle or a driving force? Europe is perhaps unique in the world regarding its relatively small geographical space and its large diversity of cultures. In 2018 the […]
Yannis Karamitsios is a lawyer. He was botn in 1970 in Thessaloniki, Greece. Since 2006 he lives in Brussels and works as legal officer in the European Commission. He is a convinced federalist and he dedicates big part of his public action to the promotion of European and international federalism.
Over the last ten years, EU investment in youth initiatives has been substantial but has the end result been the rise in populism while middle income earners and older generations feel neglected and left out of the union? This was a discussion between a number of Europa United’s team and […]
Nelson Mandela, perhaps the most famous long-term prisoner in history, stated: “It is said that no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails. A nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but its lowest ones.” It is difficult […]
Europa United’s Yannis Krarmitsios takes an in-depth look at the challenges for European agriculture and food security in the 21st century and how to address them through the adoption of new agricultural technologies. The challenges of our century for European agriculture and food security. European agri-food production represents […]
The 9th of May, Europe Day, is a day loaded with lots of speeches about ideals and values. I will try to skip this tradition. I would rather focus on the most practical aspects of living in a united Europe, which in my view all come down to […]
Europa United is delighted to welcome Yannis Karamitsios as a contributor. Originally from Thessaloniki in Greece, since 2006 Yannis has resided in Brussels as a legal officer in the European Commission. He is a convinced federalist and he dedicates big part of his public action to the promotion […]
Europa United are delighted to Welcome our latest contributors, Yannis Karamitsios and Christos Bezirtzoglou. Yannis and Christos will be collaborating with Europa United to present a series of proposals for the future of Europe and the European Union in particular. We start off with economic policy and our authors delve into the […]