Second MedReset Policy lecture by Anoush Ehteshami, from Durham University, which focuses on the main themes of MedReset WP2. WP2 (geopolitics) aims at assessing how EU policies still match the changing geopolitical configuration of the Mediterranean area by examining the role, influence, and impact of rising major powers on the Mediterranean. Visit the publications section for in-depth [...]
First MedReset Policy lecture by Professor Tobias Schumacher, from the College of Europe - Natolin Campus, which focuses on the main themes of MedReset WP1: The WP1 (EU Construction of the Mediterranean), MEDRESET identified the EU construction of the Mediterranean and its own role understanding in this process. By observing its discourses and policies in the region, [...]
December 5, Brussels, Belgium DG RTD, Unit Open and Inclusive Societies will host a conference "Europe as a Global Actor" in December 2016. During this conference the representatives of projects selected under the Societal Challenge 6 of Horizon 2020 in the 2015 call will present their understanding of a number of research problems they investigate - [...]
Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Seen as a means to drive economic growth and create jobs, Horizon 2020 has the political backing of Europe’s leaders and the Members of the European Parliament. They agreed that research is an investment in our future and so [...]
Raffaella del Sarto: “If the EU is serious about wanting to stabilize the so-called neighbourhood, why not offering Tunisia membership?”
In video: Raffaella Del Sarto considers the possibility of an entry of Tunisia in the European Union.
How the role of Iran has changed in the region after the Arab Spring? To Anoush Ehteshami from Durham University, the “Arab spring is a double-hedged sword for Iran. It gave strength to Iran’s role while Arab parties have weakened but the sword also “cut” Iran because it has had to put a lot of financial, [...]