ICRC is called SPR (Suomen Punainen Risti, Finnish Red Cross) in Finland. They are doing work locally in Finland and also globally all around the world. In Finland they do a lot of prevention work with young and unemployed people. Also they are helping poor people by giving them food and clothes. In addition, they are organizing and teaching first aid skill courses and organizing blood donation in Finland. Volunteer workers of SPR in Finland work in over 500 local branches. Finnish Red Cross…
There are two forms of migration - emigration and immigration. Immigration is the movement of people into a country to which they are not native in order to settle there permanently or temporarily, whereas emigration is the act of leaving one's own country to settle permanently in another. Migrants typically seek a better life in their new host countries, and for most migrants, they also seek to escape the poor living conditions back home. There are up to 150 million migrants and displaced…
Firstly, the system level of analysis, the international system is defined by anarchy—the absence of a central authority (Waltz). United States and the Soviet Union were sovereign and thus were autonomous to each other.
The Cold War in the 20th century was a bi-polar competition between the United States and the Soviet Union known as the cold war between the two superpowers with opposing ideologies. The United States and its allies were supporting capitalism and the Soviets…
obligations before registering. Greek VAT is similar to the rest of Europe, and is based on the EU VAT Directive.
The most common examples of scenario for VAT registration are:
• First-time importing goods to European countries via Greece
• Intra-community sales or purchases of goods from other European Union states
• Buying and reselling the goods within the Greek territory
• Maintaining a consignment stock in Greece that used to hold goods prior to resale locally.
• Sales in Greece over the…
Every day thousands of people are leaving behind their home countries to move away for one reason or another. With each individual that enters into a new country, there are different challenges, new experiences, and new opportunities for them. Leaving behind everything a person knows can be very daunting and sometimes very difficult to assimilate to the new society. From young children into adulthood, everyone has had a desire to feel like they belong somewhere. The efforts to fit into a certain…
The Scandinavian countries include Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. These countries are located north of the Baltic and North seas, except Denmark and Iceland, and they share common borders. The population of the Scandinavia is mostly concentrated in the warmer south regions. The harsher northern areas extend above the Arctic Circle.
Sweden has different climate zones. It has the widest range of agriculture that is concentrated in the south. It…
The Anglo Normans
The third Aubrey and Robert de Vere were both part of the group of 25 Barons who drew up the Magna Carta, often collectively referred to as the ‘Anglo Normans’. With the exception of William Marshall, de Lacy and Lord Arbemarle, the 25 Barons who were to have authority over the country under the Magna Carta all had their main family seat or castle in East Anglia.
This was not (as Walter Scott would erroneously write) an alliance of Anglo Saxons and Normans. Indeed the…
In the United States, as well as Europe, populist political movements are now fighting for protectionism of national markets. These events include the United Kingdom’s decision to exit the European Union, the United States’ election of Donald Trump, and the rising protectionism leaders in Europe. Although there are exceptions to this trend, countries of high influence are moving away from globalization, and it is a sign that this economic model…
Movement for European players
“The EU and football appears as two systems of multilevel governance” (MLG) (García, 2008, p.i). The structure of the EU are similiar to football pyramid and both structures are mix of national and supranational institutions (García, 2008).
Adaptive role of European football after Bosman case
Since Dona and Bosman cases, “the football governing bodies must respect EU law when regulating the game” (García, 2008, p.96). Therefore, football actors like European…
What is competition like in the mini-car segment of the European
automobile industry? What do we learn about the nature and strength of
the competitive pressures Toyota Motor Europe (TME) faces from doing a
Competitive Rivalry – Major European competitors include VW, BMW, Ford, Fiat, and
PSA (the holding company that owns the Citroen and Peugeot brands). Toyota
enjoys a very loyal customer base. The company has consistent, high-ranking
New Entrants –…