“Reclaiming Public Debate as an EU Response to Post-Truth Challenges”, June 1 | Panel at the Spanish PPC

To scrutinise the priorities and challenges of the incoming Spanish Presidency of the Council of the European Union, TEPSA and its Spanish Member Institute, the Elcano Royal Institutehosted the Spanish Pre-Presidency Conference on 1 and 2 June 2023 in Madrid.

In the context of the Swedish Pre-Presidency Conference, the RECLAIM project supported a panel to discuss “Reclaiming Public Debate as an EU Response to Post-Truth Challenges: Deliberation, Quality Information and Citizen Education”, which took place as a parallel session of the conference between 17:00-18:15 CET on June 1.


  • Maximilian Conrad, Professor, University of Iceland;
  • Luis Bouza, Associate Professor, Autonomous University of Madrid;
  • Nicoletta Pirozzi, Head of EU Politics and Institutions Programme, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI);
  • Moderator: Taru Haapala, Research Fellow, Autonomous University of Madrid.

Learn more about the Spanish PPC here.