"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
Innovation showcases some of Europe’s most brilliant new products, explained by the bright sparks behind them.
A French company is growing fast as it exploits a technology to ‘milk’ precious products from plants.
“We produce molecules from plants that
A new range of multimedia cameras have been developed that offer us a new way to watch live events.
The devices were developed by Flemish
A team of French scientists has started clinical trials on humans for a potential HIV/AIDS vaccine.
Chief Scientific Officer at Grenoble-based
Giancarlo Ferrigno is Professor at Politecnico di Milano.
He said:“This is a robotic system for assisting a surgeon during neurosurgery
A mobile recycling facility being tested in eastern and southern Europe is aiming to get the most from electronic waste.
Bernd Kopacek, managing
There is a electrifying new way to squeeze more from an ancient resource – olives.
“We have improved the olive oil extraction process by using a
European scientists are sharing a sweet new solution to one of the bitter enemies of chocolate making. “We have developed technical solutions to
A new irrigation system – Waterbee – is set to reduce costs and save water.
John O’Flaherty, the project coordinator for Waterbee, explained
Several European engineering firms are collaborating on new technology that would allow cars to drive you, rather than the other way round.
Ryszard Parosa, Supervising Board President at ATON-HT SA explained: “We have developed a new technology for the treatment of materials that contain
This tannery in Silla, Spain, has made its leather production greener and safer with a new technology developed as part of an EU-funded research
Scientists are putting the finishing touches to a new way of harvesting electricity from light.
Paul Rebhan, the Global Business Development
Lasers are everywhere – from laptops to satellites, they are a vital part of modern life.
The power and compact nature of fibre lasers means they