2012 Liberal Eyes n°22 - 30/05/12 | ALDE Party

If this message is not displaying properly, please click here

ALDE Party Liberal Eyes Newsletter

2012 Liberal Eyes n°22 - 30/05/12

Liberals in Brussels put EU citizenship in practice
On Sunday 14 October, the 19 communes in Brussels elect their new city councils. Citizens of the European Union can vote in these elections and make a difference.
Eurovision: out of sight, not out of mind
The singing is over in Azerbaijan after the Eurovision final. Nonetheless it’s still time for democracy! Given the last minute arrests and clamp downs, as reported by the international and European Liberal Youth present in Baku, Liberals will remain vigilant!
Focus Year: Green Week
The European Commission held the annual Green Week Conference last week with the title “Every Drop Counts: The Water Challenge”. Water and especially energy and efficiency related to water use is also of high importance to the ELDR Focus Year on Energy Transition.
Alternative song contest “Douze points for Freedom”
ELDR member D66 (with support by VVD, Amnesty International, COC and IKV Pax Christi) organised an alternative Eurovision Song Contest to draw attention to the human rights situation in Azerbaijan.
European liberals meet Yulia Tymoshenko
This afternoon liberal leaders Guy Verhofstadt (ALDE group leader) and Hans van Baalen (Liberal International President) on behalf of the ELDR party, visited Yulia Tymoshenko in hospital in Kharkiv in the north east of Ukraine, following meetings in the mo
Finnish members to elect new leaders
On 8-10 June, ELDR member Suomen Keskusta will gather in Rovaniemi to elect a successor for current leader and former Prime Minister Mari Kiviniemi.
ALDE Party Liberal Eyes Newsletter Instagram Flickr Facebook Twitter ALDE party Website