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Sven Giegold

Sven Giegold has been an MEP since 2009 and is the economic and trade spokesperson for The Greens/EFA. He holds degrees from Bremen and Birmingham Universities. He is also a member of the Presidium of the German Protestant Church and is a founding member of Attac Germany.


Gedanken zur Jahreswende

An der Jahreswende gibt das Projekt Europa Grund zu tiefer Sorge. Es ist offenkundig, dass die europäischen Regierungen derzeit nicht Willens sind, gemeinsame Politik zur Lösung für die soziale Spaltung in Europa, die Instabilität der Euros, den drohenden Klimakollaps, die Flüchtlingskrise und den Terrorismus zu liefern. Die europäischen Institutionen wirken systematisch überfordert.

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Thoughts at the Turn of the Year

MEP Sven Giegold looks back at 2015 and some of the key Green political fights on the European scene. He sheds light on what he thinks will be the 2016 key battlefields for the Greens and for Europe to survive nationalisms and populisms.

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