ECFR STRATEGIC FUNDERS
The Communitas Foundation: http://www.communitas-bg.org/ [website under construction]
Communitas Foundation is a Bulgarian non-profit organisation whose major mission is strengthening civil society and contribution to the European integration and transatlantic partnership. To these ends its programmes are structured in the spheres of education, culture, public health and international politics. Through its sister organisations Communitas widens its range of activities into promoting active public participation, independent media and Christian European values.
FRIDE (Fundación para las Relaciones Internacionales y el Diálogo Exterior): http://www.fride.org/
FRIDE seeks to provide fresh and innovative thinking on Europe's role on the international stage. As a prominent European think tank, FRIDE benefits from political independence, diversity of views and the intellectual background of its international staff. It strives to break new ground in its core research interests of peace and security, human rights, democracy promotion, and development and humanitarian aid, and mould debate in governmental and non-governmental bodies through rigorous analysis, rooted in the values of justice, equality and democracy.
The Open Society Institute and the Soros Foundations Network: http://www.soros.org/
The Open Society Institute (OSI), a private operating and grant-making foundation, aims to shape public policy to promote democratic governance, human rights, and economic, legal, and social reform. On a local level, OSI implements a range of initiatives to support the rule of law, education, public health, and independent media. At the same time, OSI works to build alliances across borders and continents on issues such as combating corruption and rights abuses.
UniCredit Group: http://www.unicreditgroup.eu/DOC/jsp/navigation/index.jsp?parLocale=en
UniCredit is one of Europe's leading financial groups, committed to create a new way of banking by constantly thriving to serve clients with innovative solutions. They have strong roots in 22 European countries as well as representative offices in 27 other markets.
ECFR is a supporter of the ‘40 under 40’ European Young Leaders Programme :
The European Young Leaders: ‘40under40’ programme is a EuropaNova and Friends of Europe initiative that finds its roots in American leadership programmes aiming to create a new generation of European opinion leaders. The ‘40under40’ is composed of 40 talented individuals under the age of 40 with varied backgrounds and European nationalities. They are selected according to specific criteria to take part in a series of bi-annual meetings to collectively reflect on and generate proposals for a European Renaissance. The second '40 under 40' European Young Leaders seminar will be held in Brussels between June 7 and June 9, 2012. For more information click here.
Asia Centre, Paris: http://www.centreasia.org/
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Brussels and Washington DC: http://www.carnegieendowment.org/
Centre for European Policy Studies, Brussels: http://www.ceps.be/index3.php
Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia: http://www.cls-sofia.org/cgi-bin/public/index.cgi
Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington: http://www.csis.org/
demosEUROPA, Warsaw: http://www.demoseuropa.eu/index.php?&newlang=eng
European Policy Centre, Brussels: http://www.epc.eu/
EU Russia Foundation, London: http://www.russiafoundation.org/?p=home
EU-Russia Centre, Brussels: http://www.eu-russiacentre.org/
European Union Institute for Security Studies, Paris: http://www.iss.europa.eu/
Finnish Institute for International Relations, Helsinki: http://www.upi-fiia.fi/en/home/
Foreign Policy Centre, London: http://www.fpc.org.uk/
German Marshall Fund of the United States, Brussels and Washington: http://www.gmfus.org/
International Crisis Group, Brussels: http://www.icg.org/
Netherlands Institute of International Relations, Clingendael, The Hague: http://www.clingendael.nl/
People in Need, Czech Republic: http://www.clovekvtisni.cz/indexen.php
Security and Defence Agenda, Brussels: http://www.securitydefenceagenda.org/
The Stefan Batory Foundation, Warsaw: http://www.batory.org.pl/english/index.htm
The Trans European Policy Studies Association, Brussels: http://www.tepsa.be/index.asp
OFFICIAL EU SITES
Spanish EU Presidency: www.eu2010.es
Council of the European Union: http://www.consilium.europa.eu/
European Commission: http://ec.europa.eu/index_en.htm
European Union online: http://europa.eu/
European Parliament: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/
EU Operations: http://consilium.europa.eu/cms3_fo/showPage.asp?id=268&lang=EN
EU NEWS and MAGAZINES
E Sharp: http://www.esharp.eu
European Voice: http://www.europeanvoice.com/
Europe's World: http://www.europesworld.org/