Emmanuel Macron with his political project La République En Marche! has won a landslide victory in France on Sunday 18 June. Out of the 577 members of the National Assembly, En Marche! has obtained 308 MPs. ALDE Party Hans van Baalen MEP said: “I gladly welcome the excellent news.”
“The passing of former German chancellor Helmut Kohl is a great loss for Germany and Europe”, expressed ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen MEP. “Together with Hans-Dietrich Genscher, Kohl seized the historic opportunity in 1989/90 to steer Germany’s peaceful reunification.”
The ALDE Group in the CoR became the first delegation of the Committee of the Regions to visit Ireland to find out directly on the ground how Brexit will impact Ireland from a subnational level, teaming up with ALDE Party member Fianna Fáil for this special occasion.
On Saturday 17 June, individual members across Italy joined the “My square is Europe” campaign organised by the new Italian and pro-European movement, Forza Europa! Earlier this month, individual members in Austria discussed the “strategy process.”
Amélie Pans is the country coordinator of Belgium, a community of 395 individual members. She is strongly engaged in politics and involved in EU issues. In her life, she is a policy adviser and today she dedicated her time to talk about her motivations of joining the individual members’ family.
Individual members are kindly invited to join us on Thursday 6 July at 18h00 at ALDE Party HQ, where country coordinator for Belgium Amélie Pans and individual members trainee Elsa Pacella would like to hear your ideas on the vision and mission of ALDE Party individual members.
In which direction is Poland heading and what are the chances to stop the democratic slide? Join us for a Liberal breakfast discussion this Friday in Brussels with the leader of Nowoczesna, Ryszard Petru, who will deliver an exclusive view on the state of play of Polish and European politics.