Britain’s decision to leave the EU (WP1481)

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We discuss the state of Europe, what the strategic undercurrents are, how we bridge the gap and how we create shared endeavour. Contributors: Christoph Herzog von Oldenburg, Associate, Catenion GmbH Emma-Lucy Pinchbeck, Head of Climate and Energy, WWF-UK

Security concerns of Eastern Europe (WP1441)

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We discuss the concerns of the countries on the eastern flank, how Western Europe is reacting and what indicators there are for other countries to be worried. Contributor: Jochen Bittner, Political Editor, Die Zeit, Hamburg

NATO – their relationship with Russia (WP1437)

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We talk about what Russia is doing at the current time to cause concern both at home and internationally, what the range of NATO members think of the situation and what options NATO have. Contributors: Julie Smith, Senior Fellow and Director, Strategy and Statecraft Programme, Center for a New American Security, Washington DC Kim Traavik, […]

Migration (WP1427)

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We ask what the root causes are and what causes migrants to leave their first, second or third country of asylum. We also discuss whether the international law needs to be changed and ask what is done about the loss of resource when people migrate. Contributors: Philip Bob Jusu, Migration Officer, Social Affairs Department, African […]

British and German young leaders talk about future of EU (WP1413)

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Discussion on how Europe has changed over the years and whether we have become trapped in a debate about our structures rather than our purpose. We also talk about Russia and forced migration. Contributors: Daniel Klier, Group Head of Strategy, HSBC Holdings plc, London Emily Knowles, Research and Advocacy Officer, Transparency International (UK), London

Europe’s East (WP1360)

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We discuss the frictions on Europe’s eastern boundaries and ask who is to blame. We talk about the complications with having States in between Russia and the West that aren’t aligned and the ethnic Russian groups along Europe’s eastern boundary. Contributors: Ian Bond, Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform, London Maria Lipman, Visiting […]

The British German Forum discuss Europe (WP1231)

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We talk about what Europe means for the people of Britain and Germany and how the views of the different generations differ. We also discuss what the changing events are in Europe and what the conference participants would like to see happen. Contributors are: Angela Crawley, Councillor and National Vice-Convenor, Scottish National Party Youth, Scottish […]

The future of Europe (WP1215)

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We discuss how far European integration can go and what is happening with the Eurozone. We talk about the part each country has to play and ask how these debates will play out in the coming years. Contributors are: Michael Leigh KCMG, Senior Adviser, German Marshall Fund, Brussels Jean-François Jamet, Spokesperson, EuropaNova, Paris Stefan Lehne, […]

Europe: what can it contribute towards a new world of growth? (WP1207)

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We discuss what Europe can provide for the world economy in the future and how it brings together innovation, investment and job creation. We ask, 20 years from now, what will Europe have brought to global economic growth. Contributors are: Martin Raiser, Country Director Turkey, World Bank, Ankara Jens Rostrup-Nielsen, Senior Associate Company Management, Haldo […]