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ECFR turns 10, a reflection (Commentary)

Frank-Walter Steinmeier - 30 June 2017

Speech by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier to mark ECFR's tenth anniversary.

ECFR named ?Best new think tank in the last 5 years? for the second year running (Commentary)

ECFR - 26 January 2010

For the second year running, the most comprehensive ranking of the world?s leading think-tanks has named ECFR the ?Best new think tank in the last 5 years?.

On the passing of Bronislaw Geremek (Commentary)

ECFR statement - 14 July 2008

We are deeply saddened by the tragic news of Bronislaw Geremek's death on 13 July, 2008.

The EU cannot afford to become a symbol of weakness or decline (Commentary)

ECFR Statement - 25 June 2008

EU leaders would be failing their citizens' hopes and interests if they let uncertainty over the Lisbon Treaty weaken Europe's fledgling foreign policy. A statement signed by 44 ECFR members

ECFR Berlin office 2008 (Commentary)

Ulrike Guérot - 08 January 2008

A short overview about the themes and some of the projects the Berlin ECFR office will be working on in 2008

ECFR makes its pitch in Sofia (Commentary)

- 19 November 2007

ECFR launched its Bulgarian office today with an international conference attended by leading academics and foreign policy thinkers.

German Foreign Minister addresses official launch event (Commentary)

Berlin launch conference - 12 November 2007

In front of a 600-person audience, leading ECFR council members conducted a lively discussion on the future of a common EU foreign policy. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier gave a keynote address.

German Foreign Minister addresses ECFR launch (Commentary)

Berlin Launch event - 09 November 2007

In his keynote address to ECFR's Berlin launch conference, Frank-Walter Steinmeier called for a stronger and more united European Union foreign policy.