It is only by working twice as hard to respond to the concerns of citizens that the European Parliament will win back the general public's trust. I look forward to the challenge, working for all Europeans over the next two and a half years.
Antonio TAJANI - President of the European Parliament
Internal Policies and EU Institutions
Europe is more than just a free market or a currency. It is, first of all, a space of freedom, exchange of ideas and experiences. It is also a place for solidarity. Freedom, the dignity of the human person and solidarity are the essence of our Union. Solidarity is a commitment to society, which enriches us collectively, and at the same time enriches the individual. Volunteering and community work are a concrete expression of this solidarity and a demonstration of active citizenship.
(Read more) : Speech by European Parliament President, Antonio Tajani, to the European Solidarity Corps Stakeholder Forum