The EU buzzword of the week: 'telework'

A busy week that saw the European Commission present two major parts of its European Green Deal – an industrial strategy and New Circular Economy Action Plan – were perhaps inevitably overshadowed by the inexorable march of Covid-19 across Europe.

European Parliament president David Sassoli announced on Tuesday morning his decision to “to exercise my function as President from my home in Brussels” having been in Italy over the previous weekend. Later the same day, he tweeted a video of the “first telework meeting”.

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