Martín Losada OubiñaDaniel Baúlo PazDiego Cores Fontenla
 The European Union was created with theintention of ending the conflicts of World WarII, and to facilitate trade between...
 The European an Union is a politic andeconomic association of 27 Europeancountries. It brought peace, stability and pro...
The European flagconsists of 12 goldstars arranged in acircle on a bluebackground.The stars symbolizethe unity, solidarity...
 The melody used to symbolize the EU comesfrom the Ninth Symphony composed in 1823by Ludwig Van Beethoven. It symbolizes...
SPAINFRANCEUKBELGIUMNETHERLANDSLUXEMBOURGGERMANYDENMARKCYPRUSMALTASLOVENIAPOLANDROMANIABULGARIAGREECEESTONIALATVIALITHUANI...
Year of EU entry: 1986Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: MadridTotal area: 504 782 km²Population: 45.8 ...
Year of EU entry: 1986Political system: RepublicCapital city: LisbonTotal area: 92 072km²Population: 10.6 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: RepublicCapital city: ParisTotal area: 550 000km²Population: 64.3 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstituthionalmonarchCapital city: LuxembourgTotal area: 2 586 km²Population: 0.5...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: RepublicCapital city: RomeTotal area: 301 263 km²Population: 60 millionsCurrency: ...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: Federal RepublicCapital city: BerlínTotal area: 356 854 km²Population: 82 millions...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: BruselssTotal area: 30 528km²Population: 10.7m...
Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: AmsterdamTotal area: 41 526 km²Population: 16....
Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: LondonTotal area: 244 820 km²Population: 61.7 ...
Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: RepublicCapital city: DublinTotal area: 70 000km²Population: 4.5 millionsCurrency:...
Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: CopenhagenTotal area: 43 94km²Population: 5.5 ...
Year of EU entry: 1981Political system: RepublicCapital city: AthensTotal area: 131 957 km²Population: 11.2 millionsCurren...
Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: RepublicCapital city: HelsinkiTotal area: 338 000km²Population: 5.3 millionsCurren...
Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: Federal RepublicCapital city: ViennaTotal area: 83 870 km²Population: 8.3 millions...
Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: StockholmTotal area: 449 964km²Population: 9.2...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: TallinnTotal area: 45 000km²Population: 1.3 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: VilniusTotal area: 65 000km²Population: 3.3 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: RigaTotal area: 65 000 km²Population: 2.3 millionsCurrency: ...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: NicosiaTotal area: 9 250 km²Population: 0.8 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: VallettaTotal area: 316 km²Population: 0.4 millionsCurrency:...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: WarsawTotal area: 312 679km²Population: 38.1millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: BratislavaTotal area: 48 845km²Population: 5.4 millionsCurre...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: LjubljanaTotal area: 20 273km²Population: 2 millionsCurrency...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: PragueTotal area: 78 866 km²Population: 10.5 millionsCurrenc...
Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: BudapestTotal area: 93 000km²Population: 10 millionCurrency:...
Year of EU entry: 2007Political system: RepublicCapital city: BucharetsTotal area: 237 500km²Population: 21.5 millionCurre...
Year of EU entry: 2007Political system: RepublicCapital city: SofiaTotal area: 111 910 km²Population: 7.6 MillionCurrency:...
 Purpose: to set up the European EconomicCommunity (EEC) and the European AtomicEnergy Community (Euratom). Main changes...
 Purpose: to reform the institutions inpreparation for Portugal and Spainsmembership and speed up decision-makingin prepa...
 Purpose: to prepare for European MonetaryUnion and introduce elements of a politicalunion (citizenship, common foreign a...
 Purpose: To reform the EU institutions inpreparation for the arrival of future membercountries.Main changes: amendment, ...
 Purpose: to reform the institutions so that theEU could function efficiently after reaching 25member countries. Main ch...
 Purpose: to make the EU more democratic,efficient and better able to address globalproblems, such as climate change, wit...
 The European union is run by people who aredemocratically elected. European institutions:◦ European Council.◦ Council o...
 It is the common currency of 17 of the 27member countries. The common currency is good for travel andbuy things to stra...
 The EU is working to improve his cross-border infrastructure. In 2001 it was estimated that by 2010 thenetwork would co...
EU energy production46% of total EU primary energy useNuclear energy[r] 29.3%Coal & lignite 21.9%Gas 19.4%Renewable energy...
 Trade creation. Reduction of direct costs Greater employment opportunities. Increased competition Suppression of unc...
 Excessive regional concentration Development of the power of monopolies andoligopolies Trade diversion Loss sovereign...
 http://europa.eu/index_en.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_European_Union http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
THE EUROPEAN UNION
THE EUROPEAN UNION
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THE EUROPEAN UNION

  1. 1. Martín Losada OubiñaDaniel Baúlo PazDiego Cores Fontenla
  2. 2.  The European Union was created with theintention of ending the conflicts of World WarII, and to facilitate trade between thesecountries In the 50s, European Coal and SteelCommunity take the first step on economicand politic union of European countries, toaims peace. Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourgand the Netherlands, start with these union.
  3. 3.  The European an Union is a politic andeconomic association of 27 Europeancountries. It brought peace, stability and prosperity.contributes to higher living standards andcreated a European single currency. Its activities are based on the treaties agreedbetween the member countries.
  4. 4. The European flagconsists of 12 goldstars arranged in acircle on a bluebackground.The stars symbolizethe unity, solidarityand harmony. And hisposition circularsymbolizes unity.
  5. 5.  The melody used to symbolize the EU comesfrom the Ninth Symphony composed in 1823by Ludwig Van Beethoven. It symbolizes the European Union and Europein general.
  6. 6. SPAINFRANCEUKBELGIUMNETHERLANDSLUXEMBOURGGERMANYDENMARKCYPRUSMALTASLOVENIAPOLANDROMANIABULGARIAGREECEESTONIALATVIALITHUANIASLOVAKIACZECH REPUBLICEuropean Union’s map with actual membersPass themap
  7. 7. Year of EU entry: 1986Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: MadridTotal area: 504 782 km²Population: 45.8 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the official EUlanguage:SpanishMAP
  8. 8. Year of EU entry: 1986Political system: RepublicCapital city: LisbonTotal area: 92 072km²Population: 10.6 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the official EUlanguage:PortugueseMAP
  9. 9. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: RepublicCapital city: ParisTotal area: 550 000km²Population: 64.3 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the official EUlanguage:FrenchMAP
  10. 10. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstituthionalmonarchCapital city: LuxembourgTotal area: 2 586 km²Population: 0.5 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:French and GermanMAP
  11. 11. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: RepublicCapital city: RomeTotal area: 301 263 km²Population: 60 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:ItalianMAP
  12. 12. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: Federal RepublicCapital city: BerlínTotal area: 356 854 km²Population: 82 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:GermanMAP
  13. 13. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: BruselssTotal area: 30 528km²Population: 10.7millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:German,french,dutchMAP
  14. 14. Year of EU entry: 1957Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: AmsterdamTotal area: 41 526 km²Population: 16.4 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:DutchMAP
  15. 15. Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: LondonTotal area: 244 820 km²Population: 61.7 millionsCurrency: Pound sterlingListen to the officialEU language:EnglishMAP
  16. 16. Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: RepublicCapital city: DublinTotal area: 70 000km²Population: 4.5 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:English, IrishMAP
  17. 17. Year of EU entry: 1973Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: CopenhagenTotal area: 43 94km²Population: 5.5 millionsCurrency: Danish KroneListen to the officialEU language:DanishMAP
  18. 18. Year of EU entry: 1981Political system: RepublicCapital city: AthensTotal area: 131 957 km²Population: 11.2 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:GreekMAP
  19. 19. Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: RepublicCapital city: HelsinkiTotal area: 338 000km²Population: 5.3 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:Finnish, swedishMAP
  20. 20. Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: Federal RepublicCapital city: ViennaTotal area: 83 870 km²Population: 8.3 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:GermanMAP
  21. 21. Year of EU entry: 1995Political system: ConstitutionalmonarchyCapital city: StockholmTotal area: 449 964km²Population: 9.2 millionsCurrency: KronaListen to the officialEU language:SwedishMAP
  22. 22. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: TallinnTotal area: 45 000km²Population: 1.3 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:EstonianMAP
  23. 23. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: VilniusTotal area: 65 000km²Population: 3.3 millionsCurrency: LitasListen to the officialEU language:LithuanianMAP
  24. 24. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: RigaTotal area: 65 000 km²Population: 2.3 millionsCurrency: LatsListen to the officialEU language:LatvianMAP
  25. 25. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: NicosiaTotal area: 9 250 km²Population: 0.8 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:GreekMAP
  26. 26. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: VallettaTotal area: 316 km²Population: 0.4 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:Maltese, englishMAP
  27. 27. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: WarsawTotal area: 312 679km²Population: 38.1millionsCurrency: ZlotyListen to the officialEU language:PolishMAP
  28. 28. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: BratislavaTotal area: 48 845km²Population: 5.4 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:SlovakMAP
  29. 29. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: LjubljanaTotal area: 20 273km²Population: 2 millionsCurrency: EuroListen to the officialEU language:SlovenianMAP
  30. 30. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: PragueTotal area: 78 866 km²Population: 10.5 millionsCurrency: Czech korunaListen to the officialEU language:CzechMAP
  31. 31. Year of EU entry: 2004Political system: RepublicCapital city: BudapestTotal area: 93 000km²Population: 10 millionCurrency: ForintListen to the officialEU language:HungarianMAP
  32. 32. Year of EU entry: 2007Political system: RepublicCapital city: BucharetsTotal area: 237 500km²Population: 21.5 millionCurrency: Romanian leuListen to the officialEU language:RomanianMAP
  33. 33. Year of EU entry: 2007Political system: RepublicCapital city: SofiaTotal area: 111 910 km²Population: 7.6 MillionCurrency: LevoListen to the officialEU language:BulgarianMAP
  34. 34.  Purpose: to set up the European EconomicCommunity (EEC) and the European AtomicEnergy Community (Euratom). Main changes: extension of Europeanintegration to include general economiccooperation.
  35. 35.  Purpose: to reform the institutions inpreparation for Portugal and Spainsmembership and speed up decision-makingin preparation for the single market. Main changes: extension of qualified majorityvoting in the Council (making it harder for asingle country to veto proposed legislation),creation of the cooperation and assentprocedures, giving Parliament more influence.
  36. 36.  Purpose: to prepare for European MonetaryUnion and introduce elements of a politicalunion (citizenship, common foreign andinternal affairs policy). Main changes: establishment of the EuropeanUnion and introduction of the co-decisionprocedure, giving Parliament more say indecision-making. New forms of cooperationbetween EU governments – for example ondefence and justice and home affairs.
  37. 37.  Purpose: To reform the EU institutions inpreparation for the arrival of future membercountries.Main changes: amendment, renumbering andconsolidation of EU and EEC treaties. Moretransparent decision-making
  38. 38.  Purpose: to reform the institutions so that theEU could function efficiently after reaching 25member countries. Main changes: methods for changing thecomposition of the Commission andredefining the voting system in the Council.
  39. 39.  Purpose: to make the EU more democratic,efficient and better able to address globalproblems, such as climate change, with onevoice. Main changes: more power for the EuropeanParliament, change of voting procedures inthe Council, citizens initiative, a permanentpresident of the European Council, a newHigh Representative for Foreign Affairs, a newEU diplomatic service.
  40. 40.  The European union is run by people who aredemocratically elected. European institutions:◦ European Council.◦ Council of the European Union or Council ofMinisters◦ European Comision◦ European Parliament◦ Court of Justice◦ European Central Bank◦ Court of Auditors
  41. 41.  It is the common currency of 17 of the 27member countries. The common currency is good for travel andbuy things to stranger. It is managed by the European Central Bank.
  42. 42.  The EU is working to improve his cross-border infrastructure. In 2001 it was estimated that by 2010 thenetwork would cover: 75,200 kilometers(46,700 mi) of roads; 78,000 kilometers(48,000 mi) of railways; 330 airports; 270maritime harbors; and 210 internal harbors.
  43. 43. EU energy production46% of total EU primary energy useNuclear energy[r] 29.3%Coal & lignite 21.9%Gas 19.4%Renewable energy 14.6%Oil 13.4%Other 1.4%Net imports of energy54% of total primary EU energy useOil & petroleum products 60.2%Gas 26.4%Other 13.4%
  44. 44.  Trade creation. Reduction of direct costs Greater employment opportunities. Increased competition Suppression of uncertainty Less problems in the balance of payments Development of new large-scale activities Increases the bargaining power against thirdparties Improved national economic policy
  45. 45.  Excessive regional concentration Development of the power of monopolies andoligopolies Trade diversion Loss sovereignty Increased competition on the labor market
  46. 46.  http://europa.eu/index_en.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_European_Union http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Union http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/averroes/iesgaviota/economia/VentajasUE.html http://www.youtube.com

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