The First President of Europe Herman Van Rompuy
(Jeroen van der Kris) The Low Countries - 2010, № 18, pp. 297-298
The first president of Europe is an intelligent, practicing catholic, belonging to the conservative wing of his party, the Flemish Christian Democratic CD&V. Herman Van Rompuy (born 1947) studied philosophy and economics and restored calm to Belgium during the crisis of 2009 with “calm firmness”, also the name of his house.
The article you want to access is behind a paywall. You can purchase this article or subscribe to access all the low countries articles.