Vanessa Boas, Article, “L’Unione Europea può cooperare con il diavolo turkmeno?” in Meridiani Relazioni Internazionali, 27 April 2012
Bodgana Depo, Paper presented: “The EU’s Policy towards Ukraine: Towards an Eastern Enlargement or Acceptance of a ‘Wider Russia’?” at the Conference: The EU’s Eastern Neighborhood in Transition: Risks and Opportunities in Europe’s Two Largest Countries”, 8 May 2012
Marlene Gottwald, “Humanizing Security? The EU’s responsibility to protect in the Libyan crisis“, FIIA Working Paper, No. 75, May 2012.
Niklas Helwig, Paper presented: “The High Representative as the new Presidency in the Common Foreign and Security Policy: ‘The king is dead, long lives the king!“ at the European Union in International Affairs III conference, 13-15 May 2012, Vrije Universiteit Brussels.
Leonhard den Hertog and James Nyomakwa-Obimpeh : teaching at the University of Cologne: “EU external relations – a special focus un EU-Africa relations” (Spring Semester 2012, April-July)
Nicole König, Presentation on “The Arab Spring: Testing the EU’s Crisis Response Capacity” at the COMOS Conference on “From Arab Spring to European Fall: die EU in Zeiten der Krise”, 4 May 2012, Nice
Andreas Raspotnik, Paper presented: “The Future of Arctic Shipping along the Transpolar Sea Route” at the 3rd Annual “Geopolitics in the High North” Conference, 23 – 25 May 2012, at Stiftung für Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) Berlin
Andreas Raspotnik, Discussant in the Session on “Shipping and Transport: EU Interests and Governance Challenges” at the 3rd Annual “Geopolitics in the High North” Conference, 23 – 25 May 2012, at Stiftung für Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) Berlin
Andreas Raspotnik, Participant Calotte Academy 2012 – a travel symposium in Rovaniemi (Finland), Kiruna (Sweden) and Tromsø (Norway), 27 May – 4 June 2012; Paper presented “The Future of Arctic Shipping along the Transpolar Sea Route“
Marco Siddi: “Bystander in its neighbourhood? The European Union’s involvement in protracted conflicts in the post-Soviet space“, IEP Policy Papers on Eastern Europe and Central Asia, No. 1/2012, Institut für Europäische Politik Berlin
Marco Siddi: “No settlement without a proactive policy: the European Union and the secessionist conflicts in the post-Soviet space“, IEP Policy Brief on Enlargement and Neighbourhood, No. 5/2012, Institut für Europäische Politik Berlin
Simon Stroß: Conference “The European Union in International Affairs III”, 3-5 May 2012, Vrije Universiteit Brussels – Paper presented: “Programming financial instruments post-Lisbon: The European External Action Service and the new institutional architecture of EU external action”