14 December 2021
Notre Europe – Institut Jacques Delors Since then, “Thinking Europe” has become The stimulus package and the debt the shared motto of the Delors Institutes contracted by the Commission on behalf today in Paris, Berlin and Brussels and it is a of the European Union have shown that healthy mindset to have. [...] Are we able to “think For all our countries, today belonging to Europe” as really ours? Can we consider Europe means refusing to let ourselves European legislation to be our law and not belong to China, to Russia or even to align law pulled out of thin air, that is forced upon ourselves meekly with the USA. [...] ment may be reproduced in part or It is both a public good to be protected and a in full on the dual condition that collective work to be furthered. [...] I am delighted JACQUES DELORS its meaning is not distorted and that the French Presidency of the Council of Founding President of Notre Europe – that the source is mentioned ▪ The the EU has decided to highlight the concept Institut Jacques Delors views expressed are those of the of belonging to Europe. [...] The meaning of this author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the publisher ▪ The Jacques Delors Institute cannot be held responsible for the use which any third party may make of the do- cument ▪ Translation from French: Barbara Banks ▪ © Jacques Delors Institute Institut Jacques Delors Penser l’Europe • Thinking Europe • Europa Denken 18 rue de Londres 75009 Paris, France • www.delorsins.