January 2018

Macron’s War on Fake News

January 13th, 2018|

Emmanuel Macron is the latest leader to launch a fight against "fake news". In my latest article in Le Monde I explain why the french approach could be counterproductive and a threat to the freedom of speech.

Podcast with Euphoria

January 3rd, 2018|

I sat down with Euphoria to discuss Europe after the election of Emmanuel Macron

December 2017

Event: Open Justice Conference

December 21st, 2017|

On Friday 2 February 2018 at the Max Planck Institute in Luxembourg, I will speak on a panel about transparency and the appointment of judg

Event: SIGMA Ministerial Conference

December 20th, 2017|

At the OECD in Paris I spoke to an audience of the SIGMA Ministerial Conference on the tools citizens can use to have their voices heard by policymakers

Tackling Populism

December 13th, 2017|

Today at the Committee of Regions in Brussels, I spoke to an audience of the 1989 Generation Initiative on the tools that citizens can use to have their voices heard in Brussels.

Glyphosate Renewal

December 1st, 2017|

In my most recent article for EU Observer, I highlight the fact that thanks to the avenues for citizen participation, the apparent victory for Monsanto is not as clear cut as some are making it out to be.

November 2017

Event: Citizen Lobbying

November 22nd, 2017|

On Decembber 1 in Madrid, Spain I will present my lastest book Lobbying for Change: Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society.

Event: Lobbying for Change Presentation

November 21st, 2017|

On November 28 I will welcome an audience at Filigranes to present my lastest book Lobbying for Change: Find Your Voice to Create a Better Society.

Debating the Future of Europe

November 18th, 2017|

On December 13 at the Committee of Regions, I will have the privilege to deliver the the keynote address of the 1989 Generation Initiative policy presentation.

FIve Ways to Foster Civic Entrepreneurs

November 13th, 2017|

In an article in Social Europe, I write that Europe needs a new breed of civic entrepreneurs who can empower their local communities.