Save the European patient (before it’s too late)!
A group of Polish intellectuals, researchers and activists call for a series of strong measures to help Europe recover from the crisis generated by the coronavirus epidemic in this open letter to the presidents of the European Parliament, Commission and Council, and to "all the politicians of goodwill". It has already been signed by more than 240 leading European personalities.
‘We need Renaissance bonds to face the health and economic crisis’
In this open letter to EU heads and national leaders, over 1,500 economists, academics, and professionals from all over Europe propose a series of urgent measures in response to the Covid-19 epidemic. They also demand that the EU create a common fund that would issue European securities called "European Renaissance Bonds" to help EU countries overcome the crisis.
‘The time has come for a new European patriotism’
In this open letter first published by EUobserver, several European academics call for the EU to show it can help and bring hope to citizens facing the challenges the Covid-19 pandemic is posing to our societies.
Five decisions the EU should make right now
Calls have been coming from all sides for the EU to intervene in the COVID-19 crisis in the name of European solidarity. Although the Union has little room for manoeuvre in the public-health sphere, it can use the powerful lever of economic and monetary policy to counter the coming economic downturn.
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