Together for Luxembourg

Christos Floros at the European Parliament

Moien, I’m Christos, I think its time I spoke to you directly. I love Luxembourg and our beautiful City, and I want to make sure it works for all of us. We are diverse and international. Whether you are Luxembourgish with many generations before you, or you grew up here, you have become a citizen,… Continue reading Together for Luxembourg

Working together for Kirchberg

Christos Floros, young, with Mr. Bento, his Portuguese neighbour.

I am happy to announce, that I have been elected to the Council of SILK, the Syndicat d'Intérêts Locaux Kirchberg, a non-profit organisation, working for the benefit of the residents of our beautiful Quartier. I will work, in the interest of all residents, to protect Kirchberg, and in a greater extent, the City of Luxembourg,… Continue reading Working together for Kirchberg

Building Kirchberg

Kirchberg, Luxembourg in 1980

Kirchberg is the physical manifestation of Luxembourg’s international ambitions. Understanding the history of Kirchberg is crucial, as we try to understand how our City plans our lives and our future. It represents the shift for Luxembourg’s dependency on the steel economy, to a service economy. Over the now 60 years of development, Kirchberg is still… Continue reading Building Kirchberg

The Importance of Participation in a Democracy

Participating in Local Elections Luxembourg 2023

L'importance de la participation dans une démocratie (lire en francais) Barack Obama, in his reply to a student in April 2016, said the following (and it stuck with me since): On your college campuses, half the folks, maybe two-thirds of the folks who don’t vote don’t vote because they’re just not paying attention.They don’t consider… Continue reading The Importance of Participation in a Democracy

Integration Matters

Foreign Residents and their role in Luxembourgish society, and my plea to get you to participate. The biggest issue I need to highlight is that only about 1 in 10 of our foreign residents participate in our local elections. Elections that are far more important than the turnout suggests.

Goals / Objectifs 2022

EN / FR lire en français I want to sincerely wish every one of you a happy new year, may 2022 be the last stretch of this deadly pandemic that has killed nearly 1000 of our fellow citizens in Luxembourg and close to a million people within our European Union, and many more around the… Continue reading Goals / Objectifs 2022