Checkpoint: A Danish recipe for coping with a pandemic: people trust the government, it trusts them

European vaccination champion. This is what Denmark is talking about and how it is coping with the current coronavirus crisis. What makes the Danes so successful? What does their government communication look like and why do Danish citizens trust their government? These questions are answered in the Checkpoint podcast by Christian Kvorning Lassen, Deputy Director of the EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy.

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TA3: Analyst V. Bartovic on problems with vaccine supplies

The European Union is concerned about the slowdown in the supply of vaccines. Following Pfizer's announcement of the problem, there has been information that AstraZeneca may not be able to provide the vaccines in the notified quantities. Vladimír Bartovic, director of our EUROPEUM institute, talks about how the European Union will cope with this situation.

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TA3: V. Bartovic on the pandemic crisis in 2020

The director of our institute Vladimír Bartovic was a guest of the TA3 television broadcast in which he commented on the pandemic crisis in 2020.

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INVITATION: Law and Covid-19 - second wave, first impressions

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for European Studies of the Institute of International Studies of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, we would like to invite you to the webinar "Law and Covid-19: Second Wave, First Impressions" European legal order. The webinar is organized in cooperation with EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy. The meeting will take place ONLINE on Thursday 26 November 2020 from 17:00 to 18:30.

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Seznam Zprávy: European Commission introduced new recovery plan

Our Vít Havelka for Seznam Zprávy on the European Commission's introduction of the new financial framework, which should help with the economical recovery after the pandemic.

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Turkish Heritage Organization: Discussing the NATO alliance and the future of the post-pandemic world

Our Danielle Piatkiewicz was interviewed by Turkish Heritage Organization about the NATO alliance and the future of the post-pandemic world.

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Europeum and COVID-19

Explore our publications, events and other activities concerning the pandemic and its consequences.

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Democracy for better or for worse? Assessing Poland’s upcoming elections

In her article, Danielle Piatkiewicz assesses the May presidential elections in Poland, taking place during the COVID–19 pandemic.

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Brief on COVID-19: Eurozone in Agreement over the first COVID19-Response

In his brief, Vít Havelka writes about the Eurozone ministers first agreement on the response against the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Brief on COVID-19: National governments, not the EU, sleepwalked into the corona crisis

In his brief, Christian Kvorning Lassen writes that on January 26, the EU’s Centre for Disease Control (ECDC) warned Member States that Covid-19 infection spread in Europe would be probable and considerable. The EU offered in January to support Member States with purchasing of medical equipment, test kits, protective gear, and general support. Member States refused the EU’s help in January, stating that their health care systems were adequately prepared for the Virus.

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