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TEPSA Newsletter October 2015 Edition

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Need for Solidarity means ‘more Europe’ by Prof. Jaap de Zwaan, TEPSA Secretary General

These days Europe experiences serious global challenges, all related to the principle of solidary.

First of all the Greek economic crisis. Whatever the background and history of the crisis, it is obvious that Greece is not able to solve its problems entirely by itself. The same was true for the earlier crises, the banking crisis, the euro crisis and the sovereign debt crisis. Equally all instruments regarding economic governance adopted so far are the result of common action. So, in the economic area continuous cooperation and support is needed from all sides: the Member States and institutions like the ECB and the IMF. Common problems have to be solved commonly.

Another problem concerns the geopolitical tensions at our Eastern border, the conflict in Ukraine in the first place. After the Russian annexation of the Crimea and the unrest arisen in the Donbas region, we all have realized that threats at our external borders may have an impact on the security of all of us. Also these threats cannot be tackled by Member States individually. On the contrary, common action is needed, in this case in cooperation with NATO.

Finally, the refugee crisis. Europe has difficulties to handle the massive influxes of displaced persons mainly coming from countries like Syria, Eritrea and Iraq. Recently even a vote in the JHA Council was needed in order to establish a fair quota system to distribute 120.000 refugees over the Member States. Again, no Member State can solve these problems on its own and no Member State should try to escape from its responsibilities in this domain either.

All issues mentioned are of high importance and global in nature, but also related to solidarity. We must help and assist each other to find suitable solutions for them.

The EU is well equipped to render good services here. The EU procedures and institutions function properly and its decision making process is democratically safeguarded. That said, it is not a matter of simply transferring new competences to the European Union. The process is more complicated than that. Keeping in mind the national competences and responsibilities at stake, instruments like coordination, exchange of best practices and sharing of (physical and financial) responsibilities have to be used. Also more discipline is required, regarding the application and enforcement of commonly agreed decisions. In fact, all activities mentioned can best be organized and coordinated at the European level.

The concentration of responsibilities at the European level will certainly have consequences for the dividing lines separating the competences of the Member States from the competences of the European Union. However, if practice shows that cooperation is needed to solve issues which cannot be handled by individual Member States, let’s not hesitate and do it. It is as simple as that. Eventually even the legal framework of the Union has to be amended for that purpose.

Nobody can deny, that what is needed in order to resolve the mentioned issues is ‘more Europe’. Such a result is in the interest of all of us: Member States, their citizens and the European Union as a whole. To put it differently, the alternative –all responsibilities remain at the national level– is a recipe for confusion, disharmony and unrest.

Jaap W. de Zwaan, TEPSA Secretary-General

Photo: Stuart Miles, FreeDigitalPhotos.net 

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Pre-Presidency Conference the Hague 19-20 November 2015

TEPSA Pre-Presidency Conference in the Hague, November 2015

The Netherlands will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2016. In this context, Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations, TEPSA's member from the Netherlands, will organize the next TEPSA Pre-Presidency Conference to be held in the Hague on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th of November 2015.

On the first day of the conference TEPSA will host it's General Assembly; the conference will look at the European Challenges and Dutch Priorities for the upcoming presidency. The panel discussions will cover the topics of Deeper Integration and Better governance. On the second day the panel discussions will focus on the 1st year of the Commission President Junker and the crisis on both Eastern and Southern borders of the EU, including the EU Asylum and Migration challenges. The conference will end with a public event in cooperation with Leiden University where recommendations of TEPSA to the upcoming Presidency will be presented.

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News from TEPSA Secretariat

New TEPSA project: Professional Training on EU Affairs (PONT)

TEPSA has recently won an ERASMUS+/Jean Monnet Support to Institutions project, named PONT. PONT (Professional Training on EU Affairs) is a project that aims to provide a bridge connecting young academics and EU practitioners, in order to improve the employability of young researchers.  The project is planned to take place within three years, starting with two trainings in 2016.

PONT enhances teaching and training activities in selected topics and fields (migration and asylum policy; climate, environment and energy; and EU health), with the common objective to give young academics the opportunity to develop their professional skills and prepare themselves for taking up a job in political administration, the EU institutions, NGOs, academic institutions or think tanks across Europe. Two main branches of the project are the Working Europe seminars for students and the Three Career Skills Trainings for young professionals.

Three Working Europe seminars are set to bring about a first-hand understanding of both academic and everyday practice of EU decision-making by offering students insights in the “real life” political processes of the salient topics of EU health; climate, environment and energy; and migration and asylum policy. The PONT project is targeting students who do not automatically come into contact with EU studies, and therefore provides them with a unique opportunity.

Three Career Skills Trainings for young professionals aim to offer emerging academics an opportunity to train professional skills applied to different dimensions of EU work life. These trainings will increase participants’ employability.

Besides workshops and seminars, a major part of the activities are six TEPSA Pre-Presidency Conferences which bring together academics, civil society and policy-makers to discuss the agenda and challenges of the upcoming EU presidencies.

We will keep you updated about the opportunities to participate in the PONT project!

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TEPSA has a Facebook page

Dear members, we are happy to announce that TEPSA now has its page on Facebook! We believe it will help to increase the visibility of our network and help reach new audiences, especially among students and young academics.

The channel will be used not only to inform about TEPSA´s activities, but also as another way to promote the work and advertise events of our members. As you might have already noticed, we try to share any event/publication written in English and published on your own Facebook pages.

We would be happy if you could help us spread the information about the new page by sharing the link

https://www.facebook.com/tepsa.eu with your own Facebook friends, fans and followers – or by any other means you would find convenient. Thank you in advance for your help!

With kind regards from Brussels,

TEPSA team

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Zuzana Stuchlíková

Intern

Zuzana Stuchlíková joined TEPSA as an intern in October 2015. Zuzana  received her bachelor diploma in Media studies and International Area  Studies at Charles University in Prague. She continues in the European  Studies master program and also studied at Sciences Po Paris School of  International Affairs in 2014. She worked as a research assistant at the Department of European Studies at Charles University in Prague until moving to Brussels. Zuzana has been working as a  project manager at EUROPEUM Instute for European Studies in Prague since 2013 and is  currently a deputy chairman of Young Citizens, NGO focusing on  engaging young people in a public life.

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Lelde Čukure

Intern

Lelde Čukure is an intern in TEPSA since September 2015. Lelde holds a double degree from the Research Master European Studies programme at Maastricht University and the master’s programme Political Science at the University of Cologne. She holds a bachelor degree in European Studies – International Relations from Riga Stradins University. Her fields of interest include international security (NATO and EU relations) and external activities of the EU (European Neighbourhood Policy). She worked as a research assistant at Maastricht University and in the office of the Political director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.

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News from TEPSA Projects

THESEUS Award Lecture, 26 October 2015, Cologne

THESEUS Award Lecture by (Eliamep), 26 October 2015, Cologne On 26 October 2015, 7 pm, THESEUS Outstanding Award Winner 2014 Prof. Loukas Tsoukalis, ELIAMEP, and Prof., former director of the MPIfG, will speak at the Fritz Thyssen Foundation in Cologne on the future of the Eurozone focusing on “Was the European Monetary Union a bad mistake? Should Grexit be the first …

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THESEUS Inaugural Lecture by Fabien Terpan, Sciences Po Grenoble, 28 October 2015, Cologne

On 28 October 2015, 7 pm, Prof. Fabien Terpan will hold his inaugural lecture at the Institute of Political Science at the University of Cologne (Gottfried-Keller-Str. 6, 50931 Cologne). The title of the lecture is: “The relationship and related tensions between the evolution of capitalism and the future of democracy”. The lecture will be followed by a reception to which …

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THESEUS Public Lecture with ECJ President Vassilios Skouris, 19 November 2015, Cologne

On 19 November 2015, 7 pm, THESEUS welcomes the President of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) Vassilios Skouris for a public lecture at the Fritz Thyssen Foundation in Cologne. Registration as of 22 October 2015 on the homepage of the Fritz Thyssen Foundation: www.fritz-thyssen-stiftung.de

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THESEUS PhD Workshop 2016, 21-22 January 2016, Paris

On 21 and 22 January 2016 the THESEUS PhD Workshop 2016 takes place at Sciences Po Paris. It gives PhD students and young doctors of the field of European studies the chance to discuss their work with peers and senior academic colleagues. Possible topics to be addressed are the economic crisis, migration fluxes or geopolitical tensions. Applications are possible until …

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News from TEPSA Member Institutes

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News from the Finnish institute of International Affairs

FIIA has launched a research project on Russia’s changing role in Finland’s neighbouring areas. Meanwhile, Nordic international relations institutes will launch a researcher exchange programme which FIIA will coordinate. A research project on Russia FIIA is conducting a one-year research project entitled “Russia’s changing role in Finland’s neighbouring areas” with funding from the Prime Minister’s Office. The project is directed …

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News from the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI)

Michael Roth, Germany’s minister for European affairs, was hosted at a seminar in Rome organized by IAI and the European Academy of Berlin. http://www.iai.it/en/eventi/il-ruolo-della-germania-europa IAI and Edison SpA launched the project Energy Union Watch, a quarterly publication on the key priorities of European energy policy http://www.iai.it/en/ricerche/energy-union-watch (introduction, first issue)

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News from the Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP)

New project: Ukrainians in Poland and Germany – Civic and Political Engagement, Expectations, and Courses of Action Institut für Europäische Politik in cooperation with the Institute of Public Affairs, Warsaw financially supported by the Deutsch-Polnische Wissenschaftsstiftung. Project period: May 2015 – April 2016 The goal of this joint project of the Institute of Public Affairs, Warsaw, and the Institut für …

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News from the Institute of International Affairs (IIA) at the University of Iceland

Recent developments at the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland The first few weeks of this academic year have been quite busy and characterized by developments both in projects and staff of the Institute of International Affairs (IIA) and its two research centres. Two former staff members have taken on new roles and responsibilities. Jon Gunnar Olafsson, former …

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News from The Institute of International Relations Prague (IIR)

Open Call for IIR Visiting Scholar, Institute of International Relations Prague The Institute of International Relations Prague (IIR) is currently offering the position of a visiting scholar. It is an open call for all non-Czech senior or mid-career scholars or researchers regardless of their institutional or national affiliation. http://iir.cz/en/article/open-call-for-iir-visiting-scholar The First Issue of New Perspectives: Interdisciplinary Journal of Central & …

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News from the Centre d’études européennes (Sciences Po)

SCIENCES PO invites applications for a faculty appointment as an assistant professor in defence studies, tenure track, September 2015 The Center for International Studies (CERI) seeks outstanding candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Political Science specializing in defense studies. The successful candidate should demonstrate excellent academic credentials in the field of defense studies, with a special interest in …

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News from the Institute for Development and International Relations (IRMO) Zagreb

IRMO was awarded a three year Jean Monnet support for institutions and association project “POLO-Cro28 – Policy Observatory in Croatia”, which will be implemented between September 2015 and August 2018. The project is aimed at strengthening IRMO’s capacities in multidisciplinary policy analysis. It also intends to spread the knowledge and increase understanding of the EU policies as well as contribute …

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Upcoming events at TEPSA Member Institutes

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Conference on “Transatlantic Leadership in a Global Perspective: Challenges and Opportunities”, College of Europe, Bruges, 19 October 2015

On 19 October 2015, the Department of EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies at the College of Europe, Bruges campus, in cooperation with the European Foreign Affairs Review, is organizing a high-level international conference on “Transatlantic Leadership in a Global Perspective: Challenges and Opportunities”. The conference will explore the potential and limitations of joint US-EU leadership regarding the Transatlantic Trade …

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EU Diplomacy Lecture “EU foreign policy: Has the Lisbon Treaty failed? Lessons learned and perspectives” by Ambassador Pierre Vimont, 29 October 2015, College of Europe, Bruges

On 29 October 2015, the Department of EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies at the College of Europe, Bruges campus, will hold the second annual high-level “EU Diplomacy Lecture”, delivered by Ambassador Pierre Vimont, Carnegie Europe, Personal Envoy of the President of the European Council, and former Executive Secretary-General of the EEAS. Ambassador Vimont will explore the experience of the …

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Upcoming event China Research Days on “Awakening to China’s Dream: Domestic realities, global ramifications”, 22-23 October, Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Helsinki

China Research Days on “Awakening to China’s Dream: Domestic realities, global ramifications”, 22-23 October, Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Helsinki The 4th annual China Research Days will be organised on 22-23 October. The event will bring together keynote speakers from China, the US and Europe, as well as presenters of academic papers selected competitively following a call for papers. The …

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Interactive Seminar “Public Sector Innovation Lab: Innovation Update, Business Cases and Practical Tools”, 10-11 December 2015, European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA)

 Facing increasingly complex challenges and tight budgets, the public sector needs and seeks to innovate. Changes towards more  collaborative ways of working, or developing new approaches from service design to delivery can be found in many administrations. New  needs, new agents, new ways of communication and new governance models to avoid bureaucracy and excessive control are high on the  public/political …

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Upcoming events from the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) October/November 2015

19 October, Turin: Conference with  Mario Monti  (former Italian Prime Minister and chairman of the EU High Level on Own Resources) on “Which resources for the European Union and Eurozone budget?”. In collaboration with the Center for Studies on Federalism. http://www.iai.it/en/eventi/quali-risorse-il-bilancio-dellunione-europea-e-delleurozona (programme, registration form) 20 October, Rome: seminar on “Eurozone: getting back to growth?”; presentation of the book by Alberto …

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Annual meeting: “The progressive politicization of the European Union – actors and patterns of conflict”

On 8 and 9 October 2015 the IEP in collaboration with the Academic Advisory Board of the Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP) and the Arbeitskreis Europäische Integration (AEI), organizes the 2015 Annual Meeting on the topic “The progressive politicization of the EU – actors and patterns of conflict”. A detailed report will be published in English: http://iep-berlin.de/en/forum/annual-meeting-the-progressive-politicization-of-the-european-union-actors-and-patterns-of-conflict/

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Conference “Prague Agenda 2015”, 14-16 October 2015, the Institute of International Relations Prague

Conference “Prague Agenda 2015”, 14-16 October 2015, the Institute of International Relations Prague, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Metropolitan University Prague, Charles University in Prague and other partners The aim of the 5th Prague Agenda conference organized on 14-16 October 2015 in the Czernin Palace of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic is …

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Conference on “European Union Institutions Fit for External Challenges”, 12-13 November 2015, the Institute of International Relations Prague

    Conference on “European Union Institutions Fit for External Challenges”, 12-13 November 2015, the Institute of International Relations Prague, the European Values Think-Tank, EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and the Representation of the European Commission in the Czech Republic The conference held on 12 and 13 November in the Lobkowicz …

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Upcoming events from the Institute of World Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest

V-4 Goes Global: Exploring Opportunities in V4 Cooperation with BASIC Emerging Powers. The research project started in September 2015 involves researchers from the Visegrad countries and aims to analyse, compare and find policy-relevant complementarities towards four emerging powers, China, India, South Africa and Brazil. It addresses the needs of a global opening of foreign policies of the V4 and development …

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Past events at TEPSA Member Institutes

Past event from the Romanian Centre for European Policies (CRPE)

Conference “Eastern Partnership and the EU perspective in the East – Eurosfat 2015”, 29 May 2015, Bucharest EUROSFAT is the annual stakeholders’ forum on European affairs open to all relevant decision and policy makers as well as citizens interested in contributing to the European policies and challenges debates. The agenda of this year’s EUROSFAT focused on the Eastern Partnership and the EU …

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Past events from the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Helsinki +40 July seminar, 5 July, Finlandia Hall, Helsinki The conclusions of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s Helsinki +40 Project and its Final Report, “Building the OSCE of the Future” were discussed at a seminar organised by the OSCE PA and FIIA at Finlandia Hall on 5 July. Opened by OSCE PA President Ilkka Kanerva, the seminar included remarks by PA …

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Past events from the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI)

01/07/2015, Rome L'eurozona verso una nuova governance: Conference on the report of the five EU Presidents regarding the completion of the European monetary and economic policy. http://www.iai.it/en/eventi/leurozona-verso-una-nuova-governance-il-rapporto-dei-5-presidenti-e-il-ruolo-dellitalia (programme and images)  02/07/2015, Catania Seminar on the European Neighbourhood Policy and Libya, in the framework of the European Commission “Citizens’ Dialogues ” initiative, in cooperation with the University of Catania. http://www.iai.it/sites/default/files/catania_150702.pdf (programme, …

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Past events from the Institut für Europäische Polik (IEP)

IEP Lunch Debate with Norbert Seitz, Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI): “A European Refugee Policy?” On 23 September 2015 the Institut für Europäische Polik hosted a IEP Lunch Debate at the Representation of Sachsen-Anhalt to the Federation. On behalf of Dr. Emily Haber, State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Norbert Seitz, Federal Ministry of the Interior …

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Past events from the Institute of International Affairs (IIA)

Open seminars hosted by the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland The Institute of International Affairs (IIA) at the University of Iceland has organised open seminars on various topics at the start of this fall semester. The seminars include: August 5. Scottish resistance to Trident on our soil, and the implications for the UK and the wider world. …

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Past events from the Institute of International Relations Prague

Roundtable on “Central European Security: The Problem of Reassurance“, 17 September 2015, Institute of International Relations Prague, International Visegrad Fund The roundtable discussed current security context of Central Europe with a view to the crucial problem of reassurance. The speakers (Jan Ruzicka, Lecturer in Security Studies, Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, Jiří Schneider, Senior Fellow and Director of Special …

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Past events from the Institute of International Relations and Political Science (IIRPS)

On 25-26 September 2015, the Central European Political Science Association in cooperation with the Institute of International Relations and Political Science (IIRPS) and the Lithuanian Political Science Association held a major conference in Vilnius, entitled Security architecture in the CEE: present threats and prospects for cooperation. The conference was organized with the aim to mark the remarkable transition of the Central and Eastern …

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Past events from the Institute of World Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Challenges of EU governance trends and future perspectives of V4 cooperation (international conference with Hungarian and V4 speakers), Budapest, July 21, 2015  Club of Europe monthly presentation series on September 22: Hungary’s half-time performance in the framework of the EU-2020 programme, by Zoltán Pitti, professor, Budapest Corvinus University 2nd Academic Conference on China-CEE cooperation (with presentations by Ágnes Szunomár and …

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Publications from TEPSA Member Institutes

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Latest publication from the College of Europe, Bruges

 The European Union’s Broader Neighbourhood: Challenges and Opportunities for Cooperation beyond the European Neighbourhood Policy Over the past decade the European Union (EU) has gradually developed the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) with its neighbours. At the same time, the ‘neighbours of the EU’s neighbours’ have presented new challenges. This book addresses the EU’s broader neighbourhood, comprising of the ENP countries …

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Latest publications from the Romanian Centre for European Policies (CRPE)

Reports 1. Ciprian Ciucu and Roxana Albisteanu, When the Show is over? Romania’s Options regarding the Schengen Space, CRPE Policy Brief no.38, September 2015 The pretexts for which Romania was denied joining the Schengen Area have been diverse but at the moment the real reason - the migratory pressure on Greece - has surfaced. The crisis caused by the wave …

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Latest publications from the Finnish Institute of International Affairs

The Finnish Journal of Foreign Affairs The latest issue of the Finnish Journal of Foreign Affairs, published in mid-September, analyses the new world order in the making. The journal asks whether the West is losing its leading position as China and other rising powers are challenging it both economically and politically. In addition, the journal inter­viewed Finnish Foreign Minister Timo …

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Latest publications from the Istituto Affari Internazionali IAI

Nine new reports on European Union by the Istituto Affari Internazionali  – IAI, June-September 2015  The Report of the Five Presidents: A Missed Opportunity, by Fabrizio Saccomanni (Documenti IAI 15|07) July 2015, 6 p. The report presented by Presidents of the five EU institutions identifies all the essential challenges the EU is facing and acknowledges the need for “a new …

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Latest publication from the Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP)

Integration 3/2015 published In the new issue of Integration Minister of State Michael Roth asks for more credibility and visibility in the EU enlargement policy and illustrates how the German federal government intends to strengthen the dynamic elements in the enlargement process. Katrin Böttger provides recommendations for a middle- and long-term concept for the EU-Russia relationship in view of the …

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Latest publication from the Institute of International Relations and Political Sciences (IIRPS)

IIRPS VU scholars in cooperation with NUPI finalized the joint report on energy relations in the Baltic Sea Region IIRPS VU in cooperation with Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) is implementing the project “Energy security and the Baltic Sea Region: regional coordination and management of interdependence”. The main goal of the project is to assess the current situation of …

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Latest publication from the Institute for Development and International Relations (IRMO) Zagreb

IRMO researchers have published a new book: Ana-Maria Boromisa, Sanja Tišma and Anastasya Raditya Ležaić, Green Jobs for Sustainable Development, Padstow, Cornwall: Routledge 2016. The book deals with the relationship between 'green' concepts (green jobs, green economy, green growth) and sustainable development. It examines to what extent creation of green jobs supports the overall economic development as opposed to creation …

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Latest publication from the Institute of World Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest

Annamária Artner, Debate between Greece and the Eurozone in a changing world (in Hungarian), Challenges no. 216, Institute of World Economics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest Andrea Éltető (et al.), Global Value Chains and Upgrading – Experiences of Hungarian Firms int he Machinery Industry, Competitio, vol. 14, no. 1. Andrea Éltető and Ágnes Szunomár, Trade and Investment Between …

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Latest policy papers from the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE)

Laurent Baechler, 15 septembre 2015, "Gestion de la dette publique grecque : mode d'emploi" 

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News and publications from outside the TEPSA Network

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News from the Jean Monnet chair of Prof Wessels at the University of Cologne

New project on the European Council launched The Jean Monnet chair of Prof Wessels at the University of Cologne was selected by the European Commission to carry out a new Jean Monnet Project. The ‘SUMMIT’-project (Studying the European Council – Mastering and Disseminating Knowledge about a Key Institution) is dedicated to the European Council, and aims to contribute to the …

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Latest publication from the Jean Monnet chair of Prof Wessels at the University of Cologne

Wolfgang Wessels: The European Council (Palgrave Macmillan) Release date: October 2nd, 2015, Price: £29.99. This systematic assessment of the European Council looks at its characteristics, performances,  leaders and decision-making, as well as its impact on EU supranational and intergovernmental dynamics. Taking account of both historical and contemporary developments up to and beyond the Lisbon Treaty, it encourages in-depth understanding of …

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Twin Definitions Transnational Democracy

The Library of the Peace Palace has published the Twin Definitions of Transnational Democracy on its website (www.peacepalacelibrary.nl/2015/08/guest-blogger-jaap-hoeksma-launches-twin-definitions-transnational-democracy/). In their latest Newsletter, the PPL devoted a special item to the guest blog of Jaap Hoeksma, in which he posted the Twin Definitions. He has been publishing blogs about the nature of the EU on the Peace Palace Library website since Cameron's speech …

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List of coming calls for horizon 2020 projects

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Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective societies

Dear members, below you can find the list of coming calls for horizon 2020 projects. If you are interested please let us know. The European Commission has published on its website the new Horizon 2020 work program 2016/2017 'Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective societies' The following calls are provided: Call - CO-CREATION FOR GROWTH AND INCLUSION Call …

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Public consultations of the European Commission

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Public consultation on EU Citizenship

Public consultation on EU Citizenship: Share your opinion on our common values, rights and democratic participation The European Commission is welcoming responses from all EU citizens, organisations and other stakeholders concerned with advancing EU citizenship. The period of the consultation is from 14 September to 7 December 2015 For more information: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/newsroom/citizen/opinion/150826_en.htm

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