Agenda

Event Information:

  • Wed
    09
    Dec
    2020

    Online Discussion: “What is the impact of Euroscepticism in Sweden?”, 9 December 2020 (SIIA-UI, Sweden)

    14:00Online Event

    What is the impact of Euroscepticism in Sweden and in Europe?
    Does the EU have a future as a community of values?

    In this webinar, the publication Euroscepticism and the Future of Europe, Views from the Capitals and the Swedish chapter, “Sweden: Battling for Values”, will be presented by the author of the latter, Gunilla Herolf. Thereafter, a discussion will be held in which three distinguished panelists will give their views on Euroscepticism in Sweden and in Europe as a whole. This event takes place online on 9 December 2020 at 14:00 CET.

    Presentation:
    Gunilla Herolf, Senior Associated Research Fellow, The Swedish Institute of International Affairs

    Panel:
    Christian Danielsson, Head of the European Commission’s Representation in Sweden
    Abir Al-Sahlani, Member of the European Parliament for the Swedish Center Party
    Eleonora Poli, Senior Fellow at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), Rome, Italy

    Moderation :
    Björn Fägersten, Head of the Europe Programme, The Swedish Institute of International Affairs

    You can register for the event here.

    This event marks the publication of the book Euroscepticism and the Future of Europe: Views from the Capitals edited by Michael KaedingJohannes Pollak and Paul Schmidt. Eurosceptic parties are in government across Europe, and they have considerable influence over the national debate. “Euroscepticism and the Future of Europe: Views from the Capitals” maps and analyses this phenomenon across the continent. Over 40 authors have given their expert views on Euroscepticism in the EU, in neighbouring countries, and in candidate countries. “Euroscepticism and the Future of Europe: Views from the Capitals” is a political travel guide, taking you on a tour through the political diversity of Europe. You can purchase the book here.

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