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Each year, on 20 June, the world focuses on the plight of people who are forced to flee their homes due to conflicts or natural disasters. This day has been…
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The European Union stands in full solidarity with the Italian people and national authorities. This is what President Juncker and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, underlined…
2016 - Aug
“On 23 August 1939, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact. It marked the beginning of one of the darkest periods in the recent history of our…
2016 - Aug
May is “European Month of Culture,” offering opportunities to experience the rich, diverse and innovative cultures of Europe in and around Washington, DC.
2016 - Apr
At the final round of this year’s Euro Challenge competition, held yesterday at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, five teams emerged as the winners. Students from Montclair High School, NJ, (1st place), Ridgefield High School, CT, (2nd place), Joel Barlow High School, CT (3rd place), Mount Saint Mary Academy, NJ (4th place), and International Academy – Okma Campus, MI, (5th place) beat top teams from 24 other high schools on the final day of intense competition. The Euro Challenge is a unique and exciting educational opportunity for high school students from across the United States to learn about the European Union – the largest economic partner of the U.S. – and the 19 countries that share its single currency, the euro. Participants showcase their specific knowledge of countries in the euro area and make policy recommendations to rein in deficits and debt, reduce unemployment, or solve other challenges confronting these countries.
2016 - Apr