Stakeholder Reports

Overview: Europe's Recovery Deal

27/05/20

The Coronavirus has impacted Europe across the board, developing from a major health crisis into a deep economic recession, the likes of which the EU has never seen before.

Briefing: Presentation of the Circular Economy Action Plan and of the Biodiversity Strategy for 2030

19/05/20

In this briefing, the Dods EU Monitoring team have outlined the exchange of views with Mr Virginijus Sinkevičius and the presentation of the Circular Economy Action Plan and of the Biodiversity Str

Farm to Fork Strategy: A preview

13/05/20

Dods EU Monitoring prepared a preview of the Farm to Fork strategy, which is scheduled to be published by the Commission next week on May 20.

Circular Economy: EU State of Play

21/04/20

Circularity and the reduction of the negative environmental impacts that the circular economy aims to address are an EU-wide issue, and there are cross-border effects both in terms of pollution and

Artificial Intelligence Policy in the EU: An overview

07/04/20

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been supported at the EU level for many years, featuring in various EU research and development framework programmes with a specific focus on robotics.

Hydrogen State of Play

06/04/20

Hydrogen can be perceived as having the potential to be a key enabler of the EU’s clean energy transition.

COVID State of Play

03/04/20

The COVID-19 crisis has rampaged across the European Union over the last few weeks and has already left a very different Union in its trail.

EU’s Multiannual Financial Framework State of Play

03/04/20

On December 31 2020, the EU’s Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for the 2014-2020 period is coming to an end.

Proposed EU mandate for negotiations for a new partnership with the United Kingdom

11/02/20

On February 11, the European Parliament held a debate with the Council and Commission on the Proposed mandate for negotiations for a new partnership with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Nor

Populism in Europe

10/12/19

"There is no set agreement on the theory of populism -  what is indisputable, however, is the frequency in which it is being used to describe, criticise or endorse movements (both left and

Experimentation of medical cannabis in the PLFSS 2020

22/11/19

Our French Political Monitoring team have produced a brief state-of-play on the experimentation of medical cannabis (In both English AND French) within French politics. 

The New European Commission 2019-2024

12/09/19

This early September, the European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen presented her proposal for the allocation of Commissioner portfolios.

2019 EU - Finnish Presidency Guide

08/07/19

July 1st saw the start of the new Finnish Presidency of the Council of the EU. 

Europe elects its new Parliament and triggers the race for EU's top posts

04/06/19

The May 23 - 26 European Parliament elections delivered a more fragmented assembly than previously with notable increases in support for the Liberals, Greens and far-right parties which i

EP Election Package: Pending Dossiers for the 9th legislature

04/06/19

With a newly elected European Parliament, find out what's on the legislative agenda that could affect you and your organisation.

Manifestos show cross-party consensus on energy and climate issues

08/05/19

All the main European political groupings have published manifestos ahead of the May 23-26 European Parliamentary elections, with each outlining their vision for the next legislature across a range

EP Elections Package: Party Manifesto Summaries

02/05/19

All the major European parties have now published their manifestos for the upcoming European Elections.

EP Elections Package - The Spitzenkandidat field is cleared

06/12/18

November saw the thinning of the Spitzenkandidat field as various contestants for the post of Commission Presiden

Guide to the European 2019 Elections

31/08/18

With the European Parliament elections just around the corner, Dods is officially launching its comprehensive  2019 Elections Package.

Pre-Elections Timeline

31/08/18

With the European Parliament elections just around the corner, Dods is officially launching its comprehensive  2019 Elections Package.

European drug report 2018

07/06/18

The Trends and Developments report presents a top-level overview of the drug phenomenon in Europe, covering drug supply, use and public health problems as well as drug policy and responses.