Turkey and the EU: achieving synergy in foreign policy
2 October 2009

Turkey’s place is in Europe, as Ankara and Brussels share the same values, foreign policy objectives, and operate in the same political ‘neighbourhood’, said Ahmet Davutoğlu,Turkish Minister for Foreign Affairs at a Breakfast Briefing, held in cooperation with TUSKON.


The crisis and beyond: can cohesion policy enhance citizens' long-term well-being?
24 September 2009

EU Cohesion Policy can help Europe climb out of the economic crisis and should continue to be used to support poorer regions, which otherwise will lag even further behind the richer regions, speakers told a Policy Dialogue organised with support from the Welsh Assembly government.


EU innovation policy: time to step on the gas
22 September 2009

The economic downturn could provide the impetus to rebuild Europe as a low-carbon, knowledge-based economy, based on the innovative flair of small businesses, speakers told the fifth Brussels Debate organised in cooperation with the European Commission.


The financial crisis - a need for better regulation
21 September 2009

The effects of the financial crisis have now reached the real economy and financial institutions must accept that their business models and the ‘light touch regulation’ that were responsible are no longer viable, Norbert Walter, Chief Economist, Deutsche Bank Group, told a Sixty-Minute Briefing.


What future for the EU in counterterrorism?
17 September 2009


Turkey in Europe: breaking the vicious circle
7 September 2009

The EU risks damaging its credibility if it fails to honour its commitments in Turkey’s accession negotiations - and negative attitudes inside the Union have already soured Turkish public opinion and weakened Ankara’s government resolve to continue its internal reforms - speakers told a Policy Dialogue organised in collaboration with the Open Society Institute and the British Council


Development policy and health: taking stock of EU action - CHES Annual lecture
7 July 2009

Health is a basic human right, but globalisation has increased the gap between rich and poor, despite a plethora of programmes to improve health in developing countries, said Stefano Manservisi, Director-General for Development, European Commission, delivering the second Coalition for Health, Ethics and Society (CHES) Annual Lecture.


Enforcing consumer protection across Europe
29 June 2009

Europe’s consumers are “strong economic operators” but they need to be assured that their rights are equally protected across the EU to take full advantage of the Single Market and Internet shopping, Meglena Kuneva, European Commissioner for Consumer Protection, told a Sixty-Minute Briefing.


Turkey's EU accession process: the state of play
25 June 2009

Turkey is updating its institutions and laws in preparation for its EU membership, which it sees as a ‘win-win’ situation’ for both Ankara and Brussels, Egemen Bağış, Turkish Minister for EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator for EU accession, told a Breakfast Policy Briefing, organised in collaboration with the Turkish Industry & Business Association (TÜSIAD).


Australia and the EU - partners in progress
23 June 2009

Australia’s Trade Minister Simon Crean delivered a glowing account of relations between the EU and his country at a Breakfast on the day (23 June) the two sides boosted bilateral links by signing a new Mutual Recognition Agreement.


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