Swede working with languages and communication for #EU, @EU_Commission. Views are my own. If you don't like them, I have others.

Joined November 2014
Digital Services Act, as seen by its creators.
"When a corporation with 45 compliance issues meets an institution with a #DSA, the corporation with compliance issues will be fined"
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När sociala medier slog igenom hade jag förhoppningar om ökad demokrati. All desinformation slog hål på dessa, så glädjande att denne forskare visar att sociala medier tar oss ur vår bubbla, och inte skapar hat i sig. Läs även Från världskrig till nätkrig av @lundbergjd
Today, I stood before the Danish parliament on a public hearing on social media & democracy As a researcher of online hate, I could have spent hours. But I had 10 minutes, so I had to be focused The title was "The Myths About Social Media" Here is what I said👇 🧵(1/12)
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Empty flights or "ghost flights" are bad for the economy and bad for the environment. That is why the Commission developed measures from the start of the pandemic to avoid such flights. A thread... (1/7).
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A bon?
Les Verts vont finalement présenter à la présidence du PE une candidate contre la Maltaise anti-avortement conservatrice @RobertaMetsola, soutenue par les socialistes et les libéraux de Renew (dont LREM): Alice Bah Kuhnke, ancienne ministre de la culture suédoise👇
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Conference time! More on clear writing in all EU languages. Especially looking forward to the message from Warsaw by Mayor @trzaskowski_
If one of your New Year’s resolution is to use more plain language 👉 join us on 🗓️ 20 January for our Clear Writing for Europe post-conference event ‘Looking forward’. 🔗 bit.ly/3f24W4h #ClearWriting #CWEU21 #Communicate #languages #ClearLanguage #InclusiveLanguage
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Actually, I am deeply touched by the number of threads discussing #translation right now. Chercher la traductrice?
Conspiracy theory: All this "emmerder" stuff has just been an elaborate @Europe2022FR strategy to improve our French vocabulary.
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O tempora, o mores. Glad saturnaliefest!
🎄our holiday #ClearWriting 🎁 for you: avoid LATIN expressions 🙏 (and other seven deadly sins: redirect.invidious.io/218cDFYJPws) #xl8
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G.J.&G.N.Å
🎄our holiday #ClearWriting 🎁 for you: avoid ACRONYMS and ABBREVIATONS 🙏 (other seven deadly sins: redirect.invidious.io/218cDFYJPws) #xl8
Couldn't decide whether to tag @ea_muller , @RosieterBeek or @translatores , so I went for all three.
I couldn't figure out where the comma(s) in "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" should go, so I hit myself in the face.
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Listening to podcast with management expert and professor who recommends organisations and companies to have a jester to keep the corporate BS down. @meme_ec, you are academically endorsed.
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Om belöningen är att man isoleras av andra länder. #enfolkefiendeibsen
The next country that will identify a new mutation. #Omicron
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Genialiskt initiativ. Vestager är bäst, någon borde ge henne en roll i Borgen. Eller, vänta nu, vem är det som inspirerat till rollen som Birgitte Nyborg...?
We are over it. On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, our Commissioners join their voices to echo their stories. Violence against women has no place in the EU. 📽️ From the "The Vagina Monologues" by Eve Ensler. #SayNoStopVAW #OrangeTheWorld
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Undrar hur maskinöversättning handskas med Muralgranskarens inlägg.
Plödtsligt Insågho Jerichos In-Wånare att The kanske ickhe bordhe Lagt ut Stadhs-Murens Underhåll på ett Lettiskt Breflådhe-Företag.
Borde inte alla EU-kommissionärer tillsättas med avseende på deras anagramspotential?
I can't believe it's taken me this long, but just discovered that MARGARITIS SCHINAS is an anagram of HAS A MIGRANT CRISIS ...
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Så kanske det kan kännas ibland. #frugals
#Fredagsfoto Risken med automatisk översättning. Underjordens härskare på besök i Grekland. Eller är det Nederländernas premiärminister?
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“Algorithms don’t have consciousness, a sense of ethics or grasp of real linguistic expression.” @shivvyjervis at #2021TEF refers to A. Damasio (emotion needed for decision-making) + explains why machine translation remains tool and not takes over from humans.
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The EU - with a licence to trade. @Trade_EU
Ska internationel handel vara öppen och strategisk eller strategisk och beslutsam? Prata på men EU har redan bestämt sig bit.ly/3jMyyFL