CNN Prima News | The European Army and the position of the Defense Commissioner

The next European Commission should have a new Commissioner for Defense. There is speculation that this position could go to the Czech Republic. However, some European politicians, such as French President Emmanuel Macron, are calling directly for the creation of European army. But what are the pitfalls of the project? Vít Havelka, a research fellow at EUROPEUM Institute, talked about the usefulness and possibilities for CNN Prima News.

Show more | EU naval fleet in the Red Sea and the candidacy of Ursula von der Leyen

The EU naval mission will be tasked with protecting civilian ships in the Red Sea that are under attack by Yemeni rebels in the area. This is a very important trade route for the whole world which must be protected. The Executive Director of EUROPEUM Institute, Martin Vokálek, discussed this on as well as the candidacy of Ursula von der Leyen for the Presidency of European Comission.

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ČRo Plus | Increased humanitarian aid for Gaza

The European Commission increases the amount of humanitarian aid it will provide in the Gaza Strip. Viktor Daněk, Deputy Director of EUROPEUM Institute, comments on what led to this decision and what impact it will have.

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ČT24: Critisism of the Hungarian law against LGBT

The director of the EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, Vladimír Bartovic, was a guest on Studio ČT24. He commented on the EU's approach to the forthcoming Hungarian law against LGBT.

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POZVÁNKA: Café Evropa Online: Budoucnost železniční dopravy – kdy budeme jezdit rychlovlaky v Česku?

Zveme Vás na další debatu v rámci série Café Evropa, tentokrát na téma: "Budoucnost železniční dopravy – kdy budeme jezdit rychlovlaky v Česku?" Debatu organizuje Evropská komise v ČR a EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy ve spolupráci s Eurocentrum Praha. Mediálním partnerem debaty je Dení Debata se uskuteční online v úterý 15. 6. od 17:30 hodin.

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ČRo Plus: How should the European Union change? The Conference on the Future of Europe is about people's views

Our research collaborator Zuzana Stuchlíková commented on the issue of the Conference on the Future of Europe on the Europe Plus program.

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REPORT: Ever closer, never single

On 12 November 2019, Permanent Representation of the Czech Republic to the European Union together with EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy and CEBRE - Czech Business Representation to the EU in Brussels organised a high-level lunch debate. The meeting was attended by representatives of European Commission, Member States, MEPs, private sector as well as trade unions and research institutes. The debate focused on assessing the current state of the Single Market based on various survey conducted among businesses earlier this year - and draw recommendations for the new Commission.

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RCF: European Parliament hearing - Democracy in action?

Our Martin Michelot was a guest of the French radio station Radio chrétienne francophone. He analyzed the so-called grilling, during which MEPs question future European Commissioners.

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INVITATION: The Visegrad Four and Germany: which shared priorities in the next Commission?

We are honoured to invite you to a debate organized by our Brussels office titled 'The Visegrad Four and Germany: which shared priorities in the next Commission?' The event will take place at Fondation Universitaire in Brussels on October 16. You can look forward to 4 expert speakers, including one MEP. Read the whole article to find out their names and get more information.

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ČT: Věra Jourová will oversee the values of EU as vice-president of the European Commission

Vladimír Bartovic commented on the new portfolio of Czech European Commissioner for the news server of Czech Television.

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