Within the new EU Confidential podcast, Ryan Heath talks to Marianne Thyssen, the European Commissioner for employment, about how she needs to overtake EU insurance policies on jobs, schooling and coaching to fulfill the problem of globalization. She additionally talks concerning the shock within the School of Commissioners when Martin Selmayr was nominated because the Fee’s new secretary-general.
Lulwah Al Khater, the primary feminine spokesperson for the Qatari ministry of overseas affairs, drops by to inform us about her job and the challenges going through her nation.
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Highlights from the present:
Girls within the office: As we mark Worldwide Girls’s Day, Thyssen discusses obstacles to success for ladies within the office. “If we glance into the labor market and within the progress of girls, we see that every part goes wonderful till the second of kids after which … girls are penalized within the labor market … [they] don’t have the chance to achieve their full potential of their profession,” Thyssen says.
Thyssen on Martin Selmayr: The Commissioner describes how she felt when she came upon concerning the appointment of the European Fee’s new secretary-general.
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EU WTF: Our common Brussels brains belief panelists, Lina Aburous and Ailbhe Finn, speak concerning the case of a Brussels man convicted for verbal abuse of a feminine police officer. Additionally they talk about the #MeToo motion.
Pricey Politico: The panel advises a listener a few housing rip-off in Brussels.
MEP of the Week: On this section, the panelists dive right into a field of MEPs’ names and pull out a younger farmer and some unknowns earlier than somebody earns the title MEP of the Week.
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