News from the IEP
On 7th and 8th July 2014 the sixth German-Nordic-Baltic-Forum took place in the facilities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia in Riga. The conference was entitled “Upgrading the German-Nordic-Baltic Partnership in the EU: Common Values, Mutual Interests and New Challenges” and brought together over 60 experts from science and politics coming from the three Baltic States, Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Germany.
The IEP lunch debate on the topic of the „German and European Foreign Policy in times of crisis “ with Hans-Dieter Lucas, Political Director at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs took place on 27 May 2014 at the Representation of the European Commission in Berlin. Prof. Dr. Mathias Jopp, director of the Institut für Europäische Politik, moderated the event.
The Paper explores the potential impact of the European Neighbourhood Policy in the Southern Mediterranean.
The Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP) and the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) are organising a high-level international conference on the “Prospects of EU-Central Asia Relations” in Almaty on the 28 and 29 of August 2014.
The IEP lunch debate on the topic of „The importance of the elections for the future of the EU“ with Jo Leinen, MEP and President of the European Movement International (EMI) took place at the Representation of the Saarland in Berlin on 13 May 2014. Prof. Dr. Mathias Jopp, director of the Institut für Europäische Politik, moderated the event.
On the occasion of the presentation of the „Jahrbuch der Europäischen Integration 2014“ and the „Taschenbuch der europäischen Integration Europa von A bis Z“ at the Representation of the European Commission in Berlin on 10 April 2014 Michael Roth, MP and Minister of State, gave an address on “After the Elections is Before the Elections: Perspectives of European Integration 2014-2019”. The subsequent discussions were opened by statements given by the editors of the two volumes presented, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wessels and Prof. Dr. Werner Weidenfeld.
On 11 April 2014, the IEP Study Group “Enlargement / Neighbourhood Policy” met as part of the project funded by the Otto Wolff Foundation in the European House in Berlin to discuss the topic “The European Neighbourhood Policy and Russia – rivals or partners in the post-Soviet region?” in light of the current developments in Ukraine following the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius in November 2013. Main discussion points were first lessons from the Crimean crisis, perspectives for the development in Ukraine, the assessment of the European foreign policy vis-à-vis Ukraine and Russia as well as the discussion of compatibilities between the...
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