Tracking the ideas, discourse and politics of social Europe

Observatory

Monitoring political developments in the area of social Europe

Data

Collecting systematic information on social Europe

Concept

Mapping the political divides of social Europe

  • A compulsory civilian service to promote the European identity

    A compulsory civilian service to promote the European identity

    This article presents an argument in favour of a EU-wide civilian service as the first pillar of a strengthened European identity.

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  • On the eve of the German elections, Alternative für Deutschland prevails on Twitter

    On the eve of the German elections, Alternative für Deutschland prevails on Twitter

    We have followed two weeks of the German electoral campaign on Twitter, and we found that the rightwing nationalist Alternative für Deutschland dominates Twitter conversation.

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  • Political Briefing #66/2017

    Political Briefing #66/2017

    On Sunday, German citizens are called to renew their national Parliament. Meanwhile in France, Macron’s labour market reform is dividing the public opinion and social partners.

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  • Ideas Monitor #34/2017

    Ideas Monitor #34/2017

    This week’s public debate focuses on the reactions to Juncker’s State of the Union address, and on ideas on how to reform the EU.

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