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(With a few exceptions, most of them are written in German.)

EU Parliament votes on report on the situation of artists and the EU's cultural recovery Strasbourg, 19.10.2021. Poor artists have always existed – Mozart, Vivaldi, Kafka, they all died poor. How precarious the situation really is for many artists and cultural operators only became really clear...

Brussels, 12.10.2021. The Environment Committee of the EU Parliament today adopted by a majority the report "on the implementation of animal welfare on farms". As shadow rapporteur for the Greens/EFA group, MEP Manuela Ripa (ÖDP) is pleased with her hard-won success: "With our amendments, my...

Manuela Ripa, MEP: "More than one million signatures for the European Citizens' Initiative "Save Bees and Farmers" are a clear mandate to the EU Commission!" Brussels, 30.09.2021. The European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) "Save Bees and Farmers" has achieved a brilliant success: More than one million Europeans...