News Archive

News archive

01/07/2013 Marie-Christine Vergiat : "Giving operational support to grass-roots sports associations"

Category: Committees' works

Marie-Christine Vergiat, a Member of the European Parliament Culture and Education Commission, actively defends the idea of European action on behalf of sport for all and recognition of people involved in it....

22/03/2013 Sean Kelly : To make sport as a priority focus for regional policy"

Category: Committees' works

Passionate about sport, the Irish MEP Sean Kelly is a man of conviction. Sport for all, health promotion, development of sport infrastructures, defending traditional sports… Interview by Sport and Citizenship from the March 2013 journal "Sport in the workplace "....

11/01/2013 Marc Tarabella: Associations are still not part of the European debate

Category: Your MEPs' news

Marc Tarabella has been an MEP for eight years and is an expert in relations with citizens. In June 2011 he wrote a declaration calling for a European statute for associations and foundations, and he talks about this initiative which has so far gone unheeded, in an interview by our partner Sport and Citizenship....

05/10/2012 Georgios Papastamkos : “The main cause behind the rise of violence is corruption”

Category: Your MEPs' news

Fight against corruption, violence, promotion of sport for all... As the European Parliament resumes, hot topics are legion. Interview with its Vice-President, MEP Georgios Papastamkos. Interview by Julian Jappert and Maxime Leblanc, from Sport and Citizenship....

25/05/2012 Emma McClarkin : “It is unlikely that an agreement will be reached this year”

Category: Your MEPs' news

The future of sport is being shaped right now in the institutions. Overview with Emma McClarkin, Member of the European Parliament "Friends of sport" informal group...

23/04/2012 Jan Philipp Albrecht : "Data protection cannot be transferred into 27 different regulations"

Category: Committees' works, Your MEPs' news

Jan Philipp Albrecht is a German MEPS, member of the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Comittee in the European Parliament. He gave an interview to comment on the debate around ACTA. ...