The European Union is an appealing project, but we need to change the way it is working!
MJR nous délivre en français sa vision du projet européen et de sa place dans le monde
Il y a un bel avenir pour l'Europe malgré les crises
MJR at the PES Council
Moderating the discussions on Social Europe as European Parliament Rapporteur of the European Pillar of Social Rights

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by Maria João Rodrigues

How can countries converge in spite of their differences?

On the impact of the Eurozone crisis and its far-reaching implications for European governance inside and outside the EU borders.


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As founder of the May 9 Movement, MJR calls for a new EU Roadmap including a strong Social pillar
An opportunity to have an exchange on education policy, youth employment and the future of the post-Brexit EU
MJR met with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council
MJR received Portuguese Young Leaders at the European Parliament
MJR reacts to the Decision adopted on the European Semester package including Annual Growth Survey 2017
MJR introduced her report to the Employment and Social Affairs Committee
We are now starting to adapt EU economic policy to real economic & social needs
A new step for MJR's report on Social Pillar
07/11/2016 - Brussels - European Parliament
22/11/2016 - Strasbourg - European Parliament
21/10/2016 - Brussels - European Parliament
28/10/2016 - Brussels - European Council


Maria João Rodrigues

MARIA JOÃO RODRIGUES, former Minister of Employment in Portugal, European policy-maker since 2000, in EU Presidency teams, in the European Commission and now Member of the European Parliament, as the Vice-President of the S&D Group for Economic and Social Policies. Main political outcomes: the EU Strategy for Growth and Jobs, the Lisbon Treaty, solutions for the Eurozone and the Refugees crisis, the Strategic Partnerships for sustainable development with China, Brazil and others.




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