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Hard Brexit could be 'biggest disaster in years' for universities, MPs warned

A hard Brexit could cause the “biggest disaster” in higher education for many years, academics have warned.

Applications from across the European Union have already dropped by 14% at Cambridge University for undergraduate courses, MPs …

Speech by Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete at the General Asembly of IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency): Ministerial Roundtable “Concerted action towards RE deployment”


Director-General Amin,

Executive Secretary Figueres,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

Dear Friends,

Let me start by saying how delighted I am to be here today alongside such a distinguished group of renewable energy leaders.

I can …

Article – Plenary highlights: terrorism, the EU budget and the Lux prize

Refugees should not be equated with terrorists, many MEPs said during a debate on the terrorist attacks in Paris during the November plenary session. They also approved the EU’s budget for next year, securing additional

Press release – Migration and jobs: Parliament adopts next year's EU budget

Parliament adopted the EU budget for 2016 on Wednesday, setting commitment appropriations at €155 billion and payment appropriations at €143.9 billion as agreed between Parliament and Council on 14 November. Parliament secured the maximum amount

EU response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

The Current Situation and Financial Assistance

West Africa is facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have been the most affected countries. Over 27, 514 people have …

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