On the European level, the picture is equally complicated. Studies by the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop) show that in the past years there were more low-educated workers in the EU than jobs at that level, suggesting instead an over-supply of low-skilled workers.
I had the opportunity to meet Vasilka Hysi, Deputy speaker and chair of subcommittee of human rights. We had a constructive discussion about electoral reform and parliamentary dimension of our cooperation.
Multicultural dialogue and human rights are part of my political DNA and I will not stop supporting the ongoing battle of the political centre against populists on either fringe of the political spectrum. We have to counter their lies with truth and their efforts to mystify the political elite in Europe with clarity of mind and word.
It was a great pleasure for me to organize the Morrocan Culture Day in Madan, Bulgaria. Special thanks to Mr Fahri Molayssenov for his invitation. The event was attended by H.E. Zakia El Midaoui – Ambassador of His Majesty the King to the Republic of Morroco in Bulgaria , Amina Alaoui - attaché at the embassy, Latifa Aït-Baala, Vice-présidente Femmes MR et MR International, Mr Hayri Sadakov, Member of the Bulgarian Parliament, citizens and guests of the Municipality of Madan. Relations between Bulgaria and Morocco are great and I am delighted to see that they continue to develop in the same way.
Ilham Tohti is a peaceful advocate of China's Uyghur minority. He was convicted on charges of separatism for co-founding the website Uyghur Online, designed to promote understanding between Uyghurs and Han Chinese.
"My re-election by the ALDE Congress for a second term as Vice President is a great honour and an exclusive responsibility. I am proud of what we have achieved, but, at the same time, I am looking very seriously forward to what we have to do. The European perspective of the Western Balkans, the security, peace and prosperity in Europe - these topics should continue to be the main points in our agenda", Ilhan Kyuchyuk said.
Ilhan Kyuchyuk: What an amazing liberal day! I participated in the traditional annual meeting of the Liberal International`s Human Rights Committee. The day began with a very fruitful discussion attended by liberals from all around the world at the headquarters of the Dutch governing party VVD.
Ilhan Kyuchyuk: Once again, I had the opportunity to meet with representatives of the civil society in Uzbekistan today in the European Parliament. Together with my guests, we agreed that the election of a new President of Uzbekistan could facilitate the new stage of democratic development.
The involvement of nationalists in the government is raising some serious doubts on the values that the country has committed to when joining the EU. Moreover, there is a serious risk about the successful Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU.