"Coronationalism" vs a geopolitical Europe? EU external solidarity at the time of Covid-19

Christian Kvorning Lassen from EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy together with Jan Kovář from Institute of International Relations Prague wrote a commentary "Czechia: This Covid-19 environment is not conducive to external solidarity" for the EPIN Report publication, concerned with EU external solidarity at the time of Covid-19.

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"Koronacionalismus" vs geopolitická Evropa? Vnější solidarita EU v době pandemie COVID-19

Christian Kvorning Lassen z Institutu pro evropskou politiku EUROPEUM spolu s Janem Kovářem z Ústavu mezinárodních vztahů napsali komentář "Czechia: This Covid-19 environment is not conducive to external solidarity" pro publikaci EPIN Report, která se věnuje vnější solidaritě EU v době pandemie COVID-19.

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Making Flexible Europe Work? European Governance and the Potential of Differentiated Cooperation

Our associate researcher fellow Zuzana Stuchlíková (former head of our Brussels Office) contributed to the report of the project "DIFF GOV: European Governance: Potential of Differentiated Cooperation". Its goal is to explore the potential for flexible modes of cooperation between European Union Member States.

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INVITATION: COVID-19 as an opportunity to rebuild greener economies

EUROPEUM Institute for European policy with cooperation with Global Shapers Prague wants to invite you on debate "How to rebuild world economies to sort out COVID-19 and climate crisis at once?" Debate will take place on Facebook page of EUROPEUM Institute for European policy and Global Shapers Prague on May 28, 2020 from 2pm CET .

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INVITATION: A hard reset for EU-Africa relations? Visegrad perspectives for a post-pandemic era

EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy invites you to the debate on EU-Africa relations. The event is organized by the Think Visegrad platform, which brings together 8 think-tanks from Central Europe. It will take place on Tuesday, May 26th 2020, at 17:00. The event will take place online (via Zoom) and will be broadcasted on Facebook.

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EU crisis response in tackling COVID-19. Views from the Member States

Christian Kvorning Lassen from Europeum together with Jan Kovář from Institute of International Relations Prague wrote a commentary "Czech Republic: political elites and citizens view EU cooperation with scepticism" for the EPIN Report publication, concerned with EU Member States' crisis reaction to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Krizová reakce EU na COVID-19. Pohledy ze členských států

Christian Kvorning Lassen z Europea spolu s Janem Kovářem z Ústavu mezinárodních vztahů napsali komentář "Czech Republic: political elites and citizens view EU cooperation with scepticism" pro publikaci EPIN Report, která se věnuje krizové reakci členských států EU na pandemii COVID-19.

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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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Europeum a COVID-19

Prohlédněte si naše publikace, akce a další aktivity související s koronavirovou pandemií a jejími důsledky.

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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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