Series: Meet the Individual Members UK country coordinator
ALDE Party Individual members have launched a new series aimed at highlighting how country coordinators contribute to the promotion of liberal values. This week, get to know Andrea Rusco, the country coordinator of Individual Members in the United Kingdom, a community formed by 200 members.
Individual members meet in Portugal
Last week Portuguese ALDE Party Individual Members met in their capital city, Lisbon. Liberal Iniciativa launched the Portugal Liberal Manifesto aiming at understanding the challenges of the political present, while Democratas gathered to to find strategies to solve the current political issues in Portugal.
Sir Graham Watson recovered after extended hospital stay
Welcome back Sir Graham Watson, former ALDE Group and ALDE Party President, from an extended stay in hospital. Members will be pleased to hear that Graham is now convalescing at home and plans soon to return to his work on the European Economic and Social Committee and to the wider political fray.
Justin Trudeau: "The whole world benefits from strong EU"
One day after the European Parliament approved the EU-Canada trade agreement (CETA), the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau travelled to Strasbourg to address the European Parliament on Thursday 16 February. This was the first time a Canadian Prime Minister gave a speech in the EP plenary.