"VDS International Hour is a wonderful project and the only one in Venice which gives space to students coming from around the world to express their voice and their opinions. [...] The VDS International Hour is a project in the early stages of development and through thoughtful attention to the areas where improvement can be made, it can become a more robust and successful journal in accomplishing its goal of providing that space for students." ― Giada Cristal Santana Eusebio, VDS International Hour Coordinator
We are pleased to introduce the VDS International Hour, our blog that lets the youth speak up and raise awareness about international affairs and global history.
It often happens that EU politicians and officers pass from EU institutions to the private sector, and vice versa. In Brussels, the phenomenon is known as revolving doors, and it is one of the leading causes for concern for EU institutions.
Since we have reached the end of 2020, this edition summarizes the most important events of this year, like the Covid vaccine research, new developments in biomimicry and the latest news from the Middle-East, the Europe Union and Belarus.
Before enjoying summertime and holidays for a while, July VDS Gazette will show the features of vulnerability: we'll try to make people's voices heard, so that each of us might walk the Planet feeling emotionally and physically protected.
When the last edition of the VDS Gazette got out, we were still uncertain about the next step we would take. Contrarily, at the end of May we can finally see a glimpse of hope: and if we think about what our future will bring?