TEPSA Pre-Presidency Conference on the occasion of the launching of the Czech Presidency of the European Union

Under the title « Priorities and Prospects for the European Union » TEPSA’s Pre-Presidency Conference took place on 4/5 December 2008 in the premises of the Czech Foreign Ministry in Prague. The conference, which was organised by TEPSA’s Czech member, the Institute of International Relations (IIR), welcomed a broad audience of local politicians, representatives of local organisations and researchers from almost all EU member states and beyond.

After a welcome speech by TEPSA’s Secretary General, Graham Avery, the conference was opened by Jana Hendrichová, the Czech Deputy Vice Prime Minister for European Affairs, who addressed the Programme and Priorities of the Czech EU Presidency, followed by the presentation of the recommendations to the Czech Presidency by members of the TEPSA network by Nikos Frangakis (EKEME, Athens).

The four thematic panels of this 2 day conference, which each included expert speakers of the TEPSA network, discussed the current challenges to the European Union during the Czech Presidency: The Lisbon Treaty and its ratification process, Euroscepticism, the EU’s external relations towards the USA and Russia, and the current global economic crisis.

The conference closed with a panel emphasizing the role of the team presidencies (France, Czech Republic, Sweden) and some concluding remarks by TEPSA’s Chairperson Wolfgang Wessels on the general prospects for the EU.

The next Pre-Presidency Conference will take place most likely on 28-29 May 2009 in Stockholm and be organised by TEPSA’s Swedish member, the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (SIIA).

For further information please contact Anne Schmidt (anne.schmidt@tepsa.be).

163 comments

  1. Pingback: viagra daily cost
  2. Pingback: cialis 5mg price
  3. Pingback: cost of cialis
  4. Pingback: viagra for sale
  5. Pingback: ed pills online
  6. Pingback: best ed pills
  7. Pingback: buy generic cialis
  8. Pingback: pharmacy online
  9. Pingback: Real cialis online
  10. Pingback: buy levitra online
  11. Pingback: online casino usa
  12. Pingback: cash loans
  13. Pingback: payday loans
  14. Pingback: viagra for sale
  15. Pingback: online casino
  16. Pingback: cialis to buy
  17. Pingback: free slots online
  18. Pingback: cialis 5 mg
  19. Pingback: 20 cialis
  20. Pingback: cialis 5 mg
  21. Pingback: cialis 5 mg
  22. Pingback: rivers casino
  23. Pingback: best casino online
  24. Pingback: casino online
  25. Pingback: slot games
  26. Pingback: viagra reviews
  27. Pingback: sildenafil dosage
  28. Pingback: cialis 20 mg
  29. Pingback: casino games
  30. Pingback: Viagra 130 mg otc
  31. Pingback: Viagra 25mg tablet
  32. Pingback: levitra 20mg usa
  33. Pingback: actos 15 mg otc
  34. Pingback: Biaxin 500mg cheap
  35. Pingback: cardizem price
  36. Pingback: ceclor cost
  37. Pingback: celexa prices
  38. Pingback: claritin australia
  39. Pingback: casino online usa
  40. Pingback: online casino
  41. Pingback: online slots
  42. Pingback: generic cialis
  43. Pingback: Pfizer viagra 50mg
  44. Pingback: quick loans in ga
  45. Pingback: payday loans in pa
  46. Pingback: cbd massage oil
  47. Pingback: buy cialis canada
  48. Pingback: hempworks cbd oil
  49. Pingback: type writer paper
  50. Pingback: essay help
  51. Pingback: cleocin pharmacy
  52. Pingback: Buy cheap viagra
  53. Pingback: pfizer viagra buy
  54. Pingback: Price viagra
  55. Pingback: combivent online
  56. Pingback: coreg tablets
  57. Pingback: cialis familjeliv
  58. Pingback: generic cialis
  59. Pingback: Essayhelpbgs.com
  60. Pingback: depakote purchase
  61. Pingback: dramamine otc

Comments are closed.