In this issue of Around Europe, Chris Diskin discusses free trade agreements and whether they may bring the social changes we would like to see. Andrew Lane highlights the Global Peace Index and the opportunity to hold our governments to account, and Alexandra Bosbeer describes some of the current European Commission consultations and how you can contribute to the shaping of policy in the EU. Communications Assistant Sevasti Christoforou introduces herself, and Simon Bond of QCEA British Committee reflects on his motivation to support the work of QCEA.

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