Mobility is key – a conference for international HR professionals
On Thursday, October 3, Vlamingen in de Wereld held its annual conference Mobility is Key focused on HR professionals and international mobility managers. This year the theme of the English conference was ‘New strategies for employers regarding expatriate retention, remuneration & health.’ In today’s global economy, having a workforce thatRead More
Address of the President of Latvia, Egils Levits, at the opening of the annual board meeting of World Federation of Free Latvians
Fellow Latvians, Dear friends, Thank you for inviting me to open the board meeting of the World Federation of Free Latvians (WFFL) which has been taking place in Riga for many years now. WFFL was established as the central umbrella organisation for overseas federations of Latvian organisations that represent LatviansRead More
ETTW – A bridge between the EU and the Council of Europe in building a Pan European Diaspora Policy?
ETTW President Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’ : “We need a Pan-European Diaspora policy”. One of ETTW’s top priorities is advocating a Pan-European diaspora policy to the benefit of the more than 18 million European Expatriate citizens living in the EU. In several individual European countries active diaspora policies are being drawnRead More
Pierre-Yves le Borgn’ – the new President of ETTW
The Board of ETTW elected French expat Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’ president of Europeans Throughout The World. He replaces Raymond C. Xerri who has been appointed Consul General for Malta in Ottawa. Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’ is a former member of the French Parliament where he represented French citizens living abroad from 2012Read More
Biography of Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’
Pierre-Yves Le Borgn’ is a former member of the French Parliament. He served as member of the National Assembly from 2012 to 2017, representing French citizens living abroad. Sitting in the Foreign Affairs Committee, he specialized on global warming, European affairs and the protection of rights and freedoms. Pierre-Yves LeRead More
Expats prefer online voting, the Estonians use it both at home and abroad.
44 % of Estonians used i-voting in their country’s national election Sunday March 3rd. More than half of Estonian voters are expected to vote online in the European elections in May. Last Year in July the EU opened up for online voting at EU elections, but the final decision restsRead More