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Disenfranchisement of EU citizens resident abroad - Situation in national and European elections in EU Member States

Written by Eva-Maria Poptcheva

The right to vote in elections is a fundamental right common to the constitutional traditions of the Member States, and recognised in the EU Treaties as intrinsically related to the right of political participation which, for its part, provides democratic legitimacy to those exercising public power. 440 more words


EU states granted citizenship to 820,000 persons in 2012.

A quarter of the new EU citizens in 2012 were Moroccans, Turks, Indians, Ecuadorians or Iraqis.

By Eurasia Review

In 2012, 818,000 persons acquired citizenship of an EU28 Member State, up by 4% compared with 2011 and by 6% compared with 2009. 151 more words

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Register to the event ‘Active Senior Citizens for an Age-Friendly EU’

AGE Platform Europe, the Active Senior Citizens for Europe project and MEP Eduard Kukan

are glad to invite you to a conference on

‘Active Senior Citizens for an Age-Friendly EU’ 238 more words

EU Citizenship