The last Research Meets Policy seminar under the Horizon 2020-funded EU-CIVCAP project will explore the 25 lessons for policymakers and practitioners identified during the project’s research phase. Professor Michael E.
As the countries of the Western Balkan region prepare to fulfil the criteria for EU accession, the issues relating to reconciliation and good neighbourly relations and resolving bilateral disputes remain as seemingly insurmountable obstacles.
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Join former EU Trade Commissioner and Director-General of the WTO Pascal Lamy and Maria Åsenius, Head of Cabinet of Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, in a debate on current challenges for the EU’s trade policy.
President Trump's announcement on 8 May 2018 that the US would withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran is likely a game-changer in international efforts to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
The European Commission's 2018 Communication on the EU's enlargement policy with the accompanying Country Reports, to be presented on 17 April, comes at a time when public opinion in several EU member states remains ambivalent about continued enlargement.
The Skripal affair in the UK, followed by the imposition of new sanctions by a group of European countries, the US and Canada, has confirmed once again the downward spiral in relations between Russia and the West.
The meeting will deepen the discussion on the issues raised in the meeting of the 26th of March:
1) Better Coordination on Cyber Defence among the different constituencies in the EU and across Member States
2) Approaching deterrence through soft tools rather than only hard military options
President Trump has been building up suspense over whether or not to withdraw the US from the Iran nuclear deal. There is a very real prospect that he will do so when the statutory deadline for recertification of the JCPOA expires on 12 May 2018.