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The Future of the EU27

Future of the EU27

19th November 2019

Global Europe: Challenges and Opportunities. The View from Madrid

Dr Charles Powell, Director of the Elcano Royal Institute, discusses the EU’s role as a global actor facing challenges to the rules-based international order and increasing global uncertainty.
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15th November 2019

EU27 Bulletin 11-15 November

This week’s EU27 Bulletin reflects on criticisms of the gender and political balance of the new European Commission which has been directed by some political groups in the European Parliament. The Bulletin also examines the latest Commission nominee put forward by Romania.
1min
11th November 2019

The New Strategic Agenda and the Future of Europe

The Secretary of State for European Affairs of Portugal, Ana Paula Zacarias, discusses the importance of pragmatic cooperation in delivering on the priorities outlined in the EU’s Strategic Agenda for 2019-24.
1min
8th November 2019

EU27 Bulletin 4-8 November

This week’s EU27 Bulletin reflects on criticisms of the gender and political balance of the new European Commission which has been directed by some political groups in the European Parliament. The Bulletin also examines the latest Commission nominee put forward by Romania.
1min

EU Affairs

8th November 2019

A History of Brexit (in 1500 words)

Pat Cox, former President of the European Parliament, discusses the evolution of the Brexit stalemate and its impact on the UK and the EU.
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5th November 2019

Cybersecurity in the age of 5G technology: the EU’s response

An overview of the EU’s response to the cybersecurity risks posed by non-EU telecom equipment suppliers such as Huawei and an exploration of the potential geopolitical implications of this response.
8min
30th October 2019

A Future EU-China Partnership: France’s Perspective

In her keynote address, Dr de Vergeron discusses France’s strategy towards China and its commitment to renew the EU-China partnership and position Europe as a balancing pole of global power.
1min
25th October 2019

Angela Merkel: The Climate Chancellor?

Germany’s 2030 Climate Protection Programme was unveiled on 20 September 2019. This briefing outlines the context in which the programme was launched and how it fits into Angela Merkel’s legacy as the Climate Chancellor.
1min
22nd October 2019

Implications of EU Law for National Justice Systems

Ms Banks demonstrates how EU law can affect national rules concerning the judiciary and the administration of justice at the national level. She discusses how EU law relies on the national justice systems to apply EU norms and outlines how fundamental rights embedded in cross border legislation and can have profound implications for national judicial systems.
1min

Brexit

11th November 2019

The Great Transformation

Martin Wolf argues that the ongoing global transformations in politics and economics have caused a series of related crises – as shown in the election of Donald Trump and Brexit.
1min
6th November 2019

Brexit Brief 74

Issue 74 of the IIEA Brexit Brief notes the current state of play in the Brexit debate and collates relevant news from Ireland, the UK, and the rest of the EU.
1min
23rd October 2019

Ireland’s Future Beyond Brexit

Michelle O’Neill argues that the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union undermines the institutional, constitutional, legal integrity and status of the Good Friday Agreement.
1min
23rd October 2019

Brexit Brief 73

Issue 72 of the Brexit Brief notes the current state of play in the Brexit debate and collates relevant news from Ireland, the UK and the rest of the EU.
1min
15th October 2019

Brexit: Are we in the end game now?

Lord David Hannay takes stock of the current situation in the UK, question whether Brexit is approaching a conclusion, and reflect on the different routes to a resolution.
1min