12 Feb 2015

Mogherini’s first 100 days: Not the quiet diplomat

Steven Blockmans / Francesco Saverio Montesano

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To mark the passage of 100 days since Federica Mogherini took up the post of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission HR/VP, Steven Blockmans and Francesco Saverio Montesano reflect in a new CEPS Commentary on her early achievements and assess the efficacy of new approaches and working methods she has brought to EU foreign policy-making.

Steven Blockmans is Senior Research Fellow and Head of the EU Foreign Policy unit at CEPS. Francesco Saverio Montesano is an intern in the EU Foreign Policy unit.

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