Showing -11 to 0 of 906 result(s).

All results for ‘Europe’

Interview: European Media Freedom Act – Does it protect media pluralism and independence in the EU?

In mid-September 2022, the European Commission unveiled its legislative proposal on the European Media Freedom Act (EMFA), a new flagship initiative to protect media pluralism and independence in the European Union. Whitehouse sat down with Leon Willems, Senior Advisor International Partnerships at Free Press Unlimited and Oliver Money-Kyrle, Head of Europe Advocacy and Programmes at … Continued

Reducing reliance on Russian gas – a mission for Europe

The Precursor to the EU Russian gas problem Before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on 24th February, many European leaders put their full trust in the supposedly mighty force of trade as a tool for (political) change. This led to Russian energy trading agreements being signed one after the other, making Russia the continent’s by far … Continued

Whitehouse launches 4th annual European Specialist Sports Nutrition Awards

Whitehouse Communications has launched the programme for its 2022 Awards ceremony, the ESSNawards, to be held on 1st December. Now in its fourth year, the ESSNawards recognises and celebrates innovation and success in the sports and active nutrition industry, highlighting key issues and developments such as new ingredients, innovative products and sustainability. Previous years have … Continued

Europe’s populist politicians are here to stay

When cheers rang out below the Eiffel Tower where supporters of French president Emmanuel Macron gathered to support their candidate’s election victory, sighs of relief were heard at the Berlaymont building in Brussels where EU policymakers feared the election of a far right Eurosceptic. Is Macron’s election victory a sign of waning populism across Europe … Continued

Business Lobbying In The European Union

The Dos and Don’ts of business lobbying in the EU How can businesses effectively inform and add value to the EU policy-making processes? How did lobbying evolve in the last decades? How does one lobby in “the Brussels way”? These, and many more questions, were addressed in Whitehouse Communications’ webinar on “The dos and don’ts … Continued

Whitehouse launches 3rd annual European Specialist Sports Nutrition Awards

Whitehouse Communications has launched the programme for its 2021 Awards ceremony, the ESSNawards, to be held on 9th December. Now in its third year, the ESSNawards recognises and celebrates innovation and success in the sports nutrition industry, highlighting key issues and developments such as new ingredients and sustainability. Previous years have featured special guest speakers, … Continued

Slovenian Presidency of the Council: Together. Resilient. Europe.

On 1st July 2021, Slovenia will assume the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Sitting at the helm of the European institution that represents the Member States’ governments, the Central European country will have considerable influence over the adoption of laws for the next six months. As such, Slovenia will be a … Continued

Whitehouse releases highlights from its successful European Specialist Sports Nutrition Awards 2020 edition

Whitehouse Communications, in conjunction with the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA), for whom the Whitehouse team manages the secretariat, have launched a video with highlights from the second edition of its European Specialist Sports Nutrition Awards ceremony, which took place virtually in December 2020. 2020 was a tough year for events but the Whitehouse … Continued

How does the European Union make policy?

The Whitehouse Communications team now provide detailed training on how companies, trade associations, campaign groups and professional bodies can engage with and influence the European Union’s complex decision-making process. This is one key element of engagement to protect and promote markets, protect consumers and secure mutual recognition for qualifications. A short case study on the … Continued