Events - Regional Programme Multinational Development Policy Dialogue Brussels
Germany takes over the presidency of the Council of the European Union
Today, 1st July 2020, Germany takes over the presidency of the Council of the European Union for the next six months.
Mitigating harm through collaboration – Protection of civilians in the Sahel
SAHEL Security Dialogue Series: Seminar #2
Following repeated calls for more effective protection of civilians by UN mission MINUSMA, and a number of organisations working in and on the region, European Union Special Representative (EUSR) for the Sahel Ángel Losada recently stated that human rights will be amongst the top EU priorities for the region. As the EU prepares to release its renewed Sahel Strategy, we intend to unpack some of the priorities identified by the EUSR and discuss them with counterparts in the region. What has worked so far in terms of respect for human rights? What is left to tackle? How can cooperation amongst very different actors be made more efficient in order to address some of the most pressing security threats in the Sahel?
Geopolitical Trends and Challenges: Implications for India’s Regional Security
This breakfast debate will discuss geopolitical trends and challenges for India’s regional security with Indian foreign security experts and representatives from the EU institutions and Brussels based Think Tanks.
Way forward for renewables in Armenia
Best practice examples from local NGOs
Armenian NGOs working in the field of renewable energy and energy efficiency take a look at the country's current political situation, presenting its experience and assess opportunities and risks for the development of renewables in Armenia.
Study and Information Program
RENEWABLE ENERGY AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
PROSPECTS FOR ARMENIA WITHIN THE EUROPEAN ENERGY SECURITY STRATEGY
This dialogue programme focusses on Armenia´s role within the EU´s Energy Security Strategy and brings together NGOs working in the field of renewable energies from Armenia with European stakeholders.
Snap Elections in Turkey: Erdoğan reloaded or a step change?
This breakfast debate will discuss Turkey’s snap presidential and parliamentary elections on 24 June. Speakers and participants will look at why snap elections were called, what are the key issues and challenges, and who are the key contenders.
SHADOWS OF A RADICALIZED YOUTH
The struggle with Jihadism in the Mediterranean and the EU
The event analyzes the regional situation of Jihadist movements in the Mediterranean and the EU. It focuses on drivers of extremism in the countries and asks how to effectively counter a growing jihadist threat related to youth radicalization.
Legitimising Zimbabwe’s 2018 Elections
The panel want to discuss the EU’s bilateral relationship with Zimbabwe as well as its expectations towards the country in the light of its ongoing political transition with regards to the upcoming elections and political empowerment of the youth.
Study and Information Program
THE ROLE OF CITIES IN THE EU’S CLIMATE AND ENERGY POLICY
IMPLICATIONS FOR BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA
Study and information programme for experts from governmental administration from Bosnia and Herzegovina on “The Role of Cities in the EU’s Climate and Energy Policy – Implications for Bosnia Herzegovina”.
Environmental Challenges as threat multiplier in conflictive regions
The event aims at analyzing the relationship between refugee flows and migration movements and environmental deterioration, as well as regional (in)security, with a special focus on the MENA region.
NIGERIA – ENHANCING YOUTH EMPLOYABILITY AND INCLUSIVE GROWTH
The event aims at exploring approaches for quality education in Nigeria that also match the needs of the country’s labour market and how the private sector and business could contribute to the reform process.
The Challenges of Global Governance in the Emerging World Order
What Role for the ACP-EU Partnership?”
Ahead of the start of negotiations between the EU and the ACP group on a post-Cotonou framework, this event aims to address the key challenges on the agenda.