by Harald Greib 25/03/2002 Who will dare from now on to say that the European Union is absent from the major issues of the future and international politics? This remark is inspired by a small piece of information, at first glance innocuous, heard by chance on the radio – nowhere ...Read More »
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ecutive summary Seminar EU-Governance 2020/3 (Paris, February 4, 2002) 04/02/2002 INTRODUCTION The anticipation seminar ” Enlargement in a post-Euro EU: Estimating the new political factors ” organized by the Association Europe 2020, was held on February 4th, 2020, at the Kleber Centre of International Conferences (Paris), thanks ...Read More »
Paris (Centre Kléber), February 4, 2002 04/02/2002 Organised with the support of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs And of Mr Pierre Moscovici, French Minister in charge of European Affairs Seminar’s executive summary Concept This seminar takes place as part of the series of the EU / Governance ...Read More »
by Europe 2020 15/01/2002 Scénario A (currently, the official scenario) : The bureaucratic Temptation – Integration in 2004 Agenda: Basing the process of enlargement on the same model as the Euro, this very bureaucratic approach relies on the past experiences of European integration, of legal and administrative up-grading, with ...Read More »
Is the myth of the all-powerful white man returning? – Worries over a possible discourse hidden beneath the events of the last few months
by Franck Biancheri 06/12/2001 I do not know if I have fully understood the discourse dominant in the West at the moment, but in travelling around Europe and the United States over the last few weeks I have had the feeling that it (and by ’it’ I mean the mix ...Read More »
Europe2020-ZEI Seminar / Preparing Europe’s future – The contribution of the commission’s White Book governance Workshop
Brussels (Representation of North Rhine – Westphalia to the EU), November 13, 2001 13/11/2001 Organised by ZEI (Center for European Integration Studies) and Europe 2020 In cooperation with the Representation of North Rhine – Westphalia to the European Union in Brussels Concept The often discussed gap between expectations ( ...Read More »
by Franck Biancheri 19/10/2001 The unability of the European system to find sustainable ways towards the future, as well as the scattered aspect of the political contributions of the European leaders, show it : the EU has reached a limit. Illegitimate child of the European Community and of the ...Read More »
Immigration, Civilisations, European Integration …, only one question matters: Do we want or not that the immigrants’ children become true Europeans?
par Franck Biancheri 12/10/2001 Since WWII, almost all EU countries, one after the other, have discovered the issue of immigration, while for decades or centuries they were only emigration countries. France is the only European country facing immigration for almost two centuries UK, Germany, Holland, Scandinavia, Italy, Spain, … all ...Read More »
by Franck Biancheri 20/09/2001 Let’s create an international court against terrorism as we did with ex-Yougoslavia … and let’s prevent unilateral reactions which will fuel tomorrow’s terrorrists. The horrifying events which just took place in New-York and Washington are part of those which put their perpetrators on the bench of ...Read More »
par Franck Biancheri 03/09/2001 Contrary to the dominant discourse of the day, the EU is not faced with enlargement on the one hand, and a deepening on the other; rather, it is faced with two enlargements: the geographical one which has been ever-present in European debate at an institutional level ...Read More »
by Kilian Strauss 08/07/2001 Thoughts on the planned Transition Period on Labour Movement for EU Enlargement Candidates Enlargement in all its nuances has been dominating this year’s political agenda in Europe like no other topic, be it in the context of extending the European Union or NATO further east. ...Read More »
by Franck Biancheri 11/06/2001 Contrary to the dominant discourse of the day, the EU is not faced with enlargement on the one hand, and a deepening on the other; rather, it is faced with two enlargements: the geographical one which has been ever-present in European debate at an institutional ...Read More »
Executive summary Seminar EU-Governance 2020 (Paris, April 6, 2001) 06/04/2001 INTRODUCTION / PRELIMINARY REMARK A study on the Euro and its consequences concludes that there is a very strong link between the Euro and a political questioning. As soon as the Euro will be there, questions will immediately emerge, ...Read More »
Seminar EU-Governance 2020 / The conditions of succes of a public debate on Europe’s future orientations
Paris (Kléber Centre), April 6, 2006 06/04/2001 Organised with the collaboration of the French Ministry of European Affairs and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs Seminar’s executive summary Programme 8.30 – Participants registration 9.00 – Opening 9.30 – THEME 1: What kind of debate does the public opinions ...Read More »
Paris, October 5-6-7, 2000 03/10/2000 A Congress by Europe 2020 – Newropeans – Prometheus-Europe organised thanks to the support of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and of the European Commission’s Dialogue on Europe In partnership with AEGEE-Paris, Financial Time, Rossman SA, Robert Schuman Foundation, Election.com, Internet Society, ...Read More »
Executive summary Seminar ’How to run the EU in 2020?’ (Brussels, June 10, 2000) 10/07/2000 EUROPE 2020: GENERAL OBSERVATION “Without effective administration, i.e. suited to its environment and the demands of its time, the power of politicians is empty and democracy becomes a parody”. Two years ago Prometheus-Europe made ...Read More »
Brussels (ESC), July 10, 2000 10/07/2000 En partenariat et avec le soutien & la participation de Promotheus-Europe, de la Commission Européenne, du Ministère français des Affaires Etrangères, du Ministère néerlandais des Affaires Etrangères, Du Centre for European Integration Studies, de le Fondation Robert Bosch, de l’International Institute of ...Read More »
Executive summary Seminar ’How to run the EU in 2020?’ (London, June 8-9 2000) 08/06/2000 The issue: the European Union is becoming a world power. It is already a regional power in practically all fields and it is progressively becoming a global power in many sectors. What is the EU ...Read More »
London (Foreign Office), June 8-9, 2000 08/06/2000 Organised in collaboration with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office With the support of the European commission and of the Robert Bosch Foundation Seminar’s executive summaryRead More »
Towards a common democracy: How can the EU system generate a mobilising political project for the next decade?
Executive summary Seminar “How to run the EU in 2020?” (The Hague, January 12-13, 2000) 12/01/2000 I- GENERAL CONTEXT (synthesis of the works) A. At stake: how to face a historical challenge translated into a political challenge During the decades 2000-2020 the EU will have to face a ...Read More »
Seminar ’How to run the EU in 2020?’ / Towards a common democracy: How can the EU system generate a mobilising political project for the next decade?
The Hague (Ministry of Foreign Affairs), January 13-14, 2000 12/01/2000 With the cooperation of the Dutch Ministry for Foreign Affairs Supported by the European Commission (DGX) Seminar’s executive summaryRead More »
Executive summary Seminar ’How to run the EU in 2020?’ (Bonn, October 7-8, 1999) 08/10/1999 In Bonn, last October 7-8, the second seminar of the Anticipation Process : Managing the EU in 2020 Anticipation, was organised by Prometheus-Europe within Project Europe 2020. This seminar on : “How to organise ...Read More »
Seminar ’How to run the EU in 2020?’ / How to organise the European administrative system into a network?
Bonn (Konrad Adenauer Foundation), October 7-8, 1999 08/10/1999 With the collaboration of the Centre for European Integration Studies (ZEI) in Bonn With the support of the European Commission (DGX) of the French Ministries of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs of the Robert Bosch Foundation Seminar’s executive summary Programme 7 ...Read More »
Paris (Centre Kléber), April 22-23, 1999 23/04/1999 Organised in partnership with the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs With the support of the European Commission Executive summary Along the two days of seminar a great convergence in the analyses was to be observed among the various participants whatever institution they ...Read More »