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  • Shhh! Please be quiet, democracy is sleeping...


    … And it's time to wake it up! This week we are at the EU Commission's Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights, together with EEA and Norway Grants chairman Niels Engelschiøn, looking at why civil society is crucial in building a vibrant democracy - and the key role public authorities play, all across Europe, in making it a reality. Democracy as we know it clearly needs to be awaken - and what better way than a good old classic democratic debate to bring it (back) to life?

  • 5 projects taking climate change fight to a new level


    2018 is on pace to become the 4th hottest year…in history! That is not a record anyone would want to defend. Putting an end to climate change and making sure the next generations are safe is key to our future. Through the EEA and Norway Grants, hundreds of inspiring projects have seen the light over the past few years.

  • Who cares about the climate?


    Actually, most of us do  - and really should! Rising sea levels, heat waves, forest fires, droughts, floods, overall rising temperatures… the picture isn't pretty. But hopefully, a lot can be done about it. This week, the largest, loudest and most important climate gathering held since Paris is taking place in Poland. It's called COP24, and it's about finding solutions to one of our times most pressing challenges: our future.