The European Book Prize was established in 2007. It seeks to promote European values, and to contribute to European citizens' better understanding of the European Union as a cultural entity. In 2021, the European Book Prize honored Greek author Christos Chomenidis for his autobiographical work “Niki”.
Following their bilateral meeting, David SASSOLI, EP President and Jean CASTEX, French Prime Minister, hold a press conference on the priorities of the French Presidency of the EU Council starting on January 2022.
EP President and political groups’ leaders (Conference of Presidents) meet in Paris with ministers from the French government, including Prime Minister Jean Castex to prepare the upcoming six-month Presidency of the EU Council, starting in 2022.
The Multimedia Centre is a valuable source of information to cover the latest news stories from the European Parliament. Whether it is Europe by Satellite news summaries, live video/audio, edited video, photographs, or archive material, we can help you get the content you need for coverage of European Parliament activities, or simply to stay informed. Further, animated videos and infographics explain Parliament's priority topics and procedures.
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