Fri, 31 July 2015
The EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs, Federica Mogherini (pictured) consults civil society in Cyprus; three teams are selected for the European finals of Climate Launchpad; will the people of Famagusta soon be able to return? There are some improvements in Cyprus' record on human trafficking - but there's still a long way to go.
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Category:News and politics -- posted at: 1:09am EDT
Thu, 23 July 2015
All bus rides in Cyprus will be free of charge on July 24th 2015; we discuss energy issues and options with Sir Michael Leigh (pictured), an expert from the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) who has been briefing Cyprus government officials on new policy papers.
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Category:News and politics -- posted at: 2:27pm EDT
Thu, 16 July 2015
British experts are back in Cyprus to help with public sector reforms; MPs at Westminster met recently to discuss progress on the Cyprus issue; the UN Secretary General's Special Advisor on Cyprus, Espen Barth Eide (pictured) is upbeat about the Cyprus negotiations, telling a Nicosia audience "this is for real".
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Category:News and politics -- posted at: 8:11am EDT
Thu, 9 July 2015
Cyprus' former Finance Minister Michalis Sarris (pictured) discusses the Greek crisis; we hear about a series of public debates on issues that are not often discussed; AIPFE Cyprus sets out its action plan.
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Category:News and politics -- posted at: 8:35am EDT
Fri, 3 July 2015
Israel hijacks a boat on the high seas: we talk to one of the founders of the Free Gaza Movement (pictured); should a different methodology be adopted for the Cyprus settlement negotiations? Animal rights activists demonstrate outside the Presidential Palace.
Direct download: Cyprus_News_Digest_2nd_July_2015.mp3
Category:News and politics -- posted at: 3:51am EDT