"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.

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Denmark’s offshoring refugees

The Danish Minister for Immigration and Integration – Mattias Tesfaye – recently proposed and obtained from the Parliament a bill requiring all applicants for refugee status in Denmark to be relocated in a non-European country.


Vaccine Autarchy

Aside from the blatant divide between the countries which hoarded tens of doses per person and those who simply were unable to do so, there are considerable discrepancies on the distribution of the vaccine.


European ethics body

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.



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