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 – such as Europe as a global and regional actor, European contributions to global justice or responsible trade as well as cultural and science diplomacy.

The conference will be held on Monday, 5 December 2016 in the Van Maerlant  building of the European Commission, rue Van Maerlant 2, 1000 Brussels.

Daniela Huber, co-cordinator of MEDRESET will present the project on Monday afternoon in the framework of the panel: “Setting the scene: EU neighbourhood and enlargement policies”.