Articles posted byLaurent Brihay

Author: Laurent Brihay

“Round Table Sustainable Support for Ukrainian Media: Why is it important during the war?”

On June 12th, 2024 at The Press Club Brussels, The National Union of Journalists Ukraine presented its proposal in providing long-term support to Ukrainian media to ensure the sustainable development of Ukrainian Democracy.  The event was hosted in collaboration with The European Federation of Journalists and was moderated by Director, Renate Schroeder. The round table was intimate and provided...
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Potential for Trilateral Trade and Economic Security Cooperation Among the EU, Korea, and The United States

Earlier this week, we welcomed a seminar organized by, the KF-VUB Korea Chair at the Centre for Security, Diplomacy and Strategy (CSDS) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP) and the Korea Economic Institute (KEI). At the seminar, KIEP, along with former and current senior officials and trade experts, explored the potential for trilat...
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The Election Assessment Mission to the European Parliament Elections 2024 Presents its Preliminary Findings and Conclusions

On Monday June 10th following the 2024 elections, a Press Conference organized by Election-Watch.EU, with Michael Lidauer, Armin Rabitsch, and Tatyana Hilscher-Bogussevich was held at The Press Club Brussels to discuss the preliminary findings of its Election Assessment. The Mission has been deployed since the beginning of May and assessed specific aspects of the European elections in respect of o...
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From the European Media Act to the Right to Information: The Challenges Ahead

The Kofi Annan Foundation, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), and the European Federation of Journalists hosted a roundtable discussion at The Press Club on media freedom. The roundtable consisted of, Renate Nikolay, Deputy Director General, DG Connect, Frédéric Bokobza, Deputy Director General, Arcom, Renate Schroeder, Director of the European Federation of Journalists, Wouter Gekiere, Head of br...
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Beer&Politics event: “Confessions of EU journalists: The Good, the Bad, and the Downright Dirty”.

On May 15 we welcomed the Beer&Politics event on “Confessions of EU journalists: The Good, the Bad, and the Downright Dirty”. The debate turned the tables on EU journalists, inviting them to share their professional confessions. Discussions delved into how EU-focused journalism differs from national or international reporting, the challenges of reaching desired audiences, the driving mo...
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International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace: Statement by the High Representative Josep Borrell

Multilateralism is under increasing strain and in need of urgent reform. But effective multilateralism is precisely what we need today, more than ever. And despite the complex global landscape, there have been successes - the endorsement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Stimulus to accelerate progress on implementing Agenda 2030, the breakthrough at COP28 to keep alive the target of ...
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Visit of a Delegation of Journalists from Moldova as part of the European Fellowships for Journalists

On Wednesday, 10 April, a delegation of Moldavian journalists visited the Press Club as part of the „European Fellowships for Journalists”, a nine-year-old program in Moldova, implemented by ASPIR non-gov association. The purpose of the Program is to provide young journalists with professional expertise in European issues, and it is designed as a series of trainings on Euro-integration and inter...
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Screening of “20 Days in Mariupol” Oscar winning documentary with the film director – 17th April 5.00 pm, Room ASP3E2.

Dear All, EPP, S&D and Renew Europe are pleased to invite you to the screening of the Oscar winning documentary "20 Days in Mariupol" on 17th April. The film draws on Mstyslav Chernov’s daily news dispatches and personal footage of Ukraine at war during the first 20 days of Russia’s war of aggression. We will have the honour of welcoming as a guest the film director Mr Mstyslav Chernovfor ...
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