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23rd February 2021

Brexit Brief 104

Issue 104 of the Brexit Brief notes the current state of play in the EU-UK negotiations on the future relationship between the EU and the UK.
15th February 2021

Britain Alone: The Path from Suez to Brexit

Philip Stephens offers his analysis on the role of a post-Brexit UK in the world.
9th February 2021

2021: Ambitions and Challenges for Ireland in a Changing World

The Taoiseach sets out his ambitions for Ireland as a global actor in 2021 and beyond.
4th February 2021

Brexit and the future of the United Kingdom

Paul Gillespie discusses the future of the UK itself after Brexit, as well as the potential spillover effects for Ireland.
2nd February 2021

Brexit Brief 103

Issue 103 of the Brexit Brief notes the current state of play in the EU-UK negotiations on the future relationship between the EU and the UK. 

The Future of the EU27

Future of the EU27

5th June 2020

EU27 Bulletin 25 May – 5 June 2020

The IIEA’s EU27 Bulletin brings you the key developments from across the EU institutions on a fortnightly basis. Each bulletin follows developments in the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council, respectively. We also look ahead to what developments may emerge over the coming weeks.
5th June 2020

Sweden’s Values-Based Approach to Domestic and Foreign Policy

Minister Linde explored the Swedish response to the coronavirus pandemic, the implications of the crisis for gender equality issues, and the significance of Sweden’s feminist foreign policy.
29th May 2020

The COVID Crisis and Gender Equality

Chair of the European Parliament Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality, Evelyn Regner MEP, reflected on the particular impact of the COVID-19 crisis on women and on the longer-term gender equality issues the EU will face in its recovery.
25th May 2020

The German EU Presidency: Changing Priorities in Challenging Times

Michael Roth discussed the priorities of the German Presidency of the Council of the EU and reflected on the twin goals of repairing the EU’s economy and strengthening solidarity between its Member States.

EU Affairs

12th February 2021

Reforming the European Stability Mechanism (ESM): Implications for Financial Stability and Resilience

This blog discusses some of the key themes of Klaus Regling’s address to the IIEA on 3 February 2021, on the topic of the reform of the ESM Treaty.
10th February 2021

Reforming the ESM – Implications for European Financial Stability and Resilience

Klaus Regling examines the implications of reforms to the ESM for financial stability and resilience in Europe.
9th February 2021

The EMA’s Regulatory Role in the Global Response to COVID-19

The Executive Director of the EMA, Emer Cooke, delivers an address on the regulatory role of the EMA in the global response to COVID-19.
15th January 2021

Time to Deliver: The Key Priorities of the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the EU

On 1 July 2020, Germany assumed the rotating Presidency of the EU Council against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. This briefing examines what we can expect over the next six months.
13th January 2021

Priorities of the Portuguese EU Presidency

H.E. Minister Santos Silva outlines the priorities for Portugal’s forthcoming Presidency of the European Union in 2021 in the context of the current and future challenges facing the EU.