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Marta studied Political Science and Media & Journalism at the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) and has developed her journalistic career working for the Portuguese newspapers Diário de Notícias, Correio da Manhā and media outlets in Brussels. She is a freelancer for the Brussels Morning newspaper and the Parliament Magazine, and is also engaged in delivering communications services and EU policy research for different consultancies in Brussels. A former Blue Book trainee of the European Commission, Marta has a keen interest in EU and global affairs, and experience in reporting and interpreting information. Whenever she can, Marta loves traveling, exploring nature and learning about regenerative agriculture. She is also quite enthusiastic about space ventures and the cosmos.

23 February 2022

European Parliament calls on quick expansion of offshore renewables to meet EU climate targets

MEPs in the European Parliament urged the European Union (EU) to deploy offshore wind more quickly as they noted that the cost of such energy source […]
23 February 2022

Spain and Portugal facing water shortages for several weeks

For almost two months, rain has been a rare incident in Spain and Portugal. Although the Iberian Peninsula has historically experienced periods of drought, this year […]
21 February 2022

In 2020, fossil fuels made up 70% of gross available energy in the EU

In the EU, we still largely rely on fossil fuels for our overall energy supply, illustrated by the ratio of fossil fuels in gross available energy (the total energy […]
20 February 2022

Top 6 new train routes in Europe for 2022

Traveling by train can be a wonderful experience to enjoy the landscape. It’s also a perfect alternative for those who opt for a more sustainable mode […]
20 February 2022

Fully circular beverage packaging by 2030 might be compromised without a strong EU support

A successful and efficient circular economy for beverage packaging will ultimately depend on the European Union’s (EU) support in creating the right enablers for the soft […]
18 February 2022

What will lunchbreaks look like across Europe in 2022?

The European FOOD (Fighting Obesity through Offer and Demand) program, coordinated by the Edenred Group, is a set of initiatives to promote balanced nutrition in the […]
16 February 2022

European travel demand in 2022 expected to be only 20% below pre-covid levels

Uncertainty brought about by the Omicron variant negatively impacted Europe’s travel and tourism sector at the end of Q4 2021, hampering prospects for its recovery in […]
15 February 2022

What are the most popular Erasmus destinations?

Although it might not always seem like it, studying is much more than just burying your nose in a big pile of books. Sure, we’ll admit […]
15 February 2022

Are you relocating? Here are the minimum wages in the EU

Welcoming a new year can be the trigger to carry out some changes in our lives. Getting back in shape, learning a new language, starting a […]
14 February 2022

Toulouse Declaration. Europe’s joint step towards net zero aviation by 2050 ultimately requires global action

Recently more than 35 European countries and 146 industry stakeholder groups representing thousands of companies – including A4E airlines, signed the Toulouse Declaration — paving the […]
14 February 2022

Best European Destinations 2022

Over half a million of travelers from 182 countries have voted for the European Best Destinations 2022. Out of over 400 destinations, discover the 20 most […]
14 February 2022

How to say ‘I love you’ in the 24 official EU languages?

Today is Valentine Day and there is one thing that you need to be prepared to say: ‘I love you’. According to Eurostat, for the period […]
10 February 2022

Ryanair reveals top 5 destinations for the summer of 2022

Winter’s not exactly over yet but that doesn’t mean we can’t dream of summer, sandy beaches and cocktails. Especially after two years of travel restrictions and […]
10 February 2022

Summer prospects are promising for European travel, says ETC

The Omicron outbreak and the fragmented travel restrictions in response to the new variant have negatively impacted Europeans’ travel confidence at the beginning of 2021. However, […]
10 February 2022

France, Greece and Portugal relax Covid-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated travellers

More and more countries have been softening their Covid-19 safety measures within their borders. Denmark, Ireland and Finland are just a few of those who are […]
9 February 2022

Europe to launch multi-billion euro tech fund

On Tuesday February 8th, the French Minister of Economy, Bruno Le Maire, announced the creation of a fund to consolidate the growth of “start-ups”, financed by […]
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