A Roadmap for EU Renaissance
The European Union is an appealing project, but we need to change the way it is working!
MJR's report on Social Pillar includes concrete proposals for social rights in a changing, digital economy
We do need European law for social matters!
Socialists led a solid progressive majority for social convergence in the EU
MJR's report on European Pillar of Social Rights has been adopted by the European Parliament

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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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MJR at Joseph Muscat (Prime Minister of Malta) during the plenary debate on the Maltese EU Presidency
For the first time, the presidents of Commission, Council and Parliament set the European Union’s priorities
EU must re-assert itself as Democratic, Cultural, Social and Economic Power
EU institutions set their key goals for 2017
2017 iAGS confirms that stronger public investment can play a decisive role in increasing employment and well-being
As founder of the May 9 Movement, MJR calls for a new EU Roadmap including a strong Social pillar
MJR on the independent Annual Growth Survey (iAGS) 2017
MJR met with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council
28/10/2016 - Brussels - European Council
29/11/2016 - Brussels
19/12/2016 - Strasbourg - European Parliament
18/01/2017 - Strasbourg - European Parliament


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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