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Digital Enlargement: Empowering public administrations and businesses in aspiring EU countries
30 March 2017

At this Policy Dialogue, organised in cooperation with the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union, a panel of experts and stakeholders discussed the potential of online platforms in assisting the Balkan countries and Turkey in fulfilling the conditions for accession to the EU.

Self-care and eHealth literacy – Key components in the transition to sustainable health systems?
29 March 2017

This CHES Policy Dialogue addressed the state of play on and challenges in promoting self-care across the EU, including the benefits, the tools at the EU’s disposal for increasing eHealth literacy, as well as potential solutions and risks related to an increase in self-care.

Security sector reform in Georgia - Where are we?
23 March 2017

At this Policy Briefing, Georgia’s Minister of Internal Affairs Giorgi Mghebrishvili spoke about current trends in Georgian foreign internal affairs, including approximation of standards and legal bases for the Euro-Atlantic integration, visa-free regime and implementation of the Visa Liberalisation Action Plan with the EU, the fight against transnational organised crime and illegal migration, as well as police cooperation and reform.

The EU-Turkey statement: success or failure?
21 March 2017

One year on from the adoption of the EU-Turkey Statement, this EPC debate looked at how far it can be considered a success. The event took the form of a head-to-head between Gerald Knaus, Founding Chairman of the European Stability Initiative and ‘architect’ of the EU-Turkey Statement, and Birgit Sippel, an MEP and coordinator of the Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D) in the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee.

The Dutch vote - Setting the tone for key elections across Europe?
16 March 2017

This EPC Elections Monitor assessed the outcome of the parliamentary elections that took place on 15 March in the Netherlands and discussed their potential consequences for the country and the EU.