Our publications in 2022

Volt France - drapeau d'Europe

A pro-European France, between social rights, environment and economy, is possible

Volt France, English
May 3, 2022
Volt France denounces the proposal of the New People's Union for Ecology and Society (NUPES) to voluntarily disobey EU rules, especially as their ambi
Volt France - Candidat.e.s aux législatives

Bulletin Avril 2022

Volt France, English
May 2, 2022
The presidential elections, Volt's participation in the legislative elections and our upcoming Volt values project.
Volt France - Présidentielles

Presidential elections 2022: On the road to the legislative elections

Volt France, English
Apr 25, 2022
Volt is running for the first time in the parliamentary elections to represent its values of European integration, ecology and inclusiveness
Volt France - Elections

Volt calls to vote against the extreme right and for Emmanuel Macron in the 2nd tour of the presidential elections

Volt France, English
Apr 10, 2022
Volt France calls for a vote for Emmanuel Macron, because the far right must not triumph in the heart of Europe
Volt France - Volt n’apporte de soutien à aucune candidature spécifique à l’élection présidentielle

Volt does not endorse any specific presidential candidate

Volt France, English
Apr 7, 2022
Volt has decided not to endorse a specific candidate in the first round of the presidential election on April 10, 2022

Newsletter March 2022

Volt France, English
Mar 30, 2022
Volt France - Lille - Soutien Ukraine

Newsletter February 2022

Volt France, English
Mar 2, 2022
Legislative elections, fundraising and support for Ukraine
Volt France - Soutien pour l'Ukraine

Europe must support the Ukraine

Volt France, English
Feb 23, 2022
The EU must help strengthen Ukrainian institutions and democracy by supporting its civil society
Volt France - Politique cohérente à la frontière ukrainienne

For a coordinated response on the border of Ukraine

Volt France, English
Feb 4, 2022
Volt is calling on the EU and its leaders to urgently respond to the situation at the Ukrainian border through a coherent EU-Russia policy
Volt France - Legislatives - Candidates

Newsletter January 2022

Volt France, English
Jan 31, 2022
Legislative elections, Olympic Games and the goal of the Presidency (in Cyprus)
Volt France - Parlement Européen

Leading or playing the game? Macron's plans for the French EU Council presidency

Volt France, English
Jan 19, 2022
President Macron has announced EU structural reforms for the EU Council Presidency which, given the shortness of the mandate, should remain symbolic
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Volt France presents its wishes to the press

Volt France, English
Jan 10, 2022
Volt France presents its wishes for 2022 to the press
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Volt commits to the prevention of femicides

Volt France, English
Jan 9, 2022
Volt campaigns for women's rights and advocates for a campaign against femicides
Volt France - Livre blanc - L'élan européen

White Paper: The European Momentum

Volt France, English
Dec 15, 2021
27 Concessions to legitimize Europe for the French presidency of the Council of the European Union
Volt France - Tribune - Les travailleurs handicapés

Opinion : For a European social model for disabled workers

Volt France, English
Nov 26, 2021
Ce lundi s’est terminée la 25ème édition de la Semaine Européenne pour l’Emploi des Personnes Handicapées (SEEPH). Avec plus de 80 millions ...

Volt enters the Bulgarian Parliament

Volt France, English
Nov 16, 2021
Volt s’engage pour l’égalité des minorités sexuelles et les droits LGBTQIA+

Volt is committed to sexual minority equality and LGBTQIA+ rights

Volt France, English
Oct 29, 2021
Volt France - Le nouveau bureau de Volt Europa

Volt Elects New Leadership and Sets Strategy to Win 25 Seats in 2024 European Election

Volt France, English
Oct 18, 2021
Volt France - Tribune - La Jeunesse européenne

Opinion: Giving young people a voice!

Volt France, English
Oct 6, 2021
Tribune - Cofe - Robin Fontaine

Opinion : Systematic integration of climate crisis policies into foreign and development policies

Volt France, English
Sep 22, 2021
AUKUS - Château de cartes des relations étrangères ?

AUKUS - House of cards of foreign relations ?

Volt France, English
Sep 18, 2021
SOTEU 2021 : l'État d’une Union européenne encore en construction

SOTEU 2021: Europe still under construction

Volt France, English
Sep 15, 2021
Opinion : L'UE contre les nations

Opinion: EU against Nations

Volt France, English
Sep 14, 2021
volt france co presidents

Volt France elects european co-presidency

Volt France, English
Sep 13, 2021
Michel Barnier, un européen convaincu ?

Michel Barnier, a convinced European?

Volt France, English
Sep 10, 2021

Our publications in 2021-2019

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Volt Europa Elects New Leadership


Italian Francesca Romana D’Antuono elected Volt Europa’s female co-President alongside Dutch incumbent Reinier van Lanschot. Cypriot party Neo Kyma announces to join Volt, as does Portuguese MEP Francisco Guerreiro. Read more...

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Position : Brexit - gone fishing?


Volt France and Volt UK call on their governments to not drown their SMEs in ideologically motivated bureaucracy. To easen bureaucratic burdens on fisheries, Volt France calls for the European small business act should be adopted in France. Read more...

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Press Release: Volt committed to regional languages


After the partial censure of the Molac law, Volt France is calling on the government to act to ensure that immersion teaching is protected and that diacritical marks for regional languages are allowed. Read more…

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Press Release: EuropeCares becomes an Independent Humanitarian Organisation


The EuropeCares Organisation will focus on raising humanitarian aid and awareness of societal issues. Volt is committed to a future of greater social innovation and effective policy change. Read more…

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Press Release: Volt France is present for the departmental and regional elections


The pan-European Volt movement marks a major step in its national development and participates in departmental and regional elections in many French territories. Read more...

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Position: Law for Climate - Citizen participation is for naming bridges


The remains of the Citizens' Climate Convention will be discussed in the National Assembly in the coming days. It is an exercise to mask our efforts against climate change, just as much as citizen participation initiatives seem to be potemkin conventions. (Publication in French)

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Elections: Tailwind from abroad for the regional elections


Volt presents a progressive programme for the regional elections - Call for candidates in municipalities without political label. Read more (Publication in French)

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Position: Public security - Step by step towards a dytopia


The extension of the "public security" law and the collection of religious, political and health data removes yet another stone from the foundation of our democracy and the principles on which our republic is built. Read more... (Publication in French)

Offshore Wind Turbines

Opinion . Dunkerque - Gone with the wind


After the region declared in its last SRADDET, that no more onshore wind turbines will be installed in the Hauts-de-France, we must be creative to further increase our share of renewable energies. Read more… (publication in French)

Modernisation Lille-Lesquin

Opinion: Lille-Lesquin - more flights or reduced emissions?


Lille-Lesquin airport is planning a major modernisation, which includes not only bringing the airport into compliance with regulatory standards, but also aims to significantly increase the airport's capacity from the current 2.19 million passengers per year to 3.9 million passengers in 2039. Read more… (publication in French)

Micro-Ouvert : Discutons l'emploi et la formation

Analysis: Employment and training in the region


During our last open-microphone session, we discussed the implications of Covid on employment and training - key topics of regional policy in the Hauts-de-France. Read more… (article in French)

Micro-Ouvert | La Culture

Analysis: Culture during the health crisis


In our second open-microphone session, we discussed the implications of Covid on the cultural sector and its situation in general and in the long term in the face of competition from GAFAM. Read more… (article in French)

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Opinion: CSNE - Are we talking a "green investment"?


While the region is already facing the economic fallout from Covid-19 and while we can feel that climate change is starting to affect our lives, Volt Hauts-de-France wonders whether a public investment on the scale of the CSNE should not be a "green investment"? Read more… (publication in French)

Analysis: The economic policy of the region


In our first open discussion, we discussed several facets of the region's economic policy and how they might be affected by Covid in the future. Read more… (artcile in French)

Opinion: PCAET of the MEL - Too little, too late?


The MEL is currently finalising the Territorial Climate-Air-Environment Plan (PCAET) for 2020-2025. Without having the necessary time to study in detail a document with such important consequences, the Volt Hauts-de-France team would nevertheless like to underline the weaknesses of the plan that should be considered for its final version. Read more… (publication in French)

Analysis: The Eurometropolis - where ambition meets reality


As Rudy Demotte is elected president of the Eurometropole for the third time, one wonders whether the pioneering European project launched in 2008 will finally emerge from its Cinderella sleep or whether we will continue to watch a cross-border version of Groundhog Day. Read more… (publication in French)

Tribune: Who votes after everyone has left?


Why the right of foreigners to vote is so important and how the European Citizens' Initiative VotersWithoutBorders tries to achieve genuine universal suffrage for EU citizens. Read more… (publication in French)

Analysis: The reintroduction of neonicotinoids


On 6 October, the National Assembly voted in favour of passing a law to reintroduce neonicotinoids, on the grounds that there was no alternative to protect the French sugar industry suffering from an epidemic of M. Persicae insects that threatens the beet harvest. Read more… (publication in French)

Elections: Citizen candidature - let's go!


We have launched our registration page for citizens interested in running in next year's regional elections in a list led by Volt. Read more about it… (article in French)

Activites: Volt cooperates with "Voters without Borders".


"Voters without Borders" is an initiative launched by a group of students for universal suffrage, i.e. universal suffrage for EU citizens in their country of residence in Europe. Read more… (article in French)