Articles on Josef Janning

Poland: Europe's unlikely influencer (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 19 May 2016

Poland appears to be firmly anchored among the six large member states of the EU, seen as more important than Spain.

Bear any burden, and Paying the price (Commentary)

Susi Dennison & Sebastian Dullien & Josef Janning - 28 April 2016

The EU should broaden the scope of what is expected of member states on burden sharing on refugee crisis, within more formalised, intergovernmental co-operation according to two papers from ECFR

Merkel and Obama: fault lines behind a friendly face (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 28 April 2016

If Obama’s visit to the United Kingdom and Germany confirmed anything, it was the extent to which America’s political elites worry about the strength and unity of Europe. 

France and Germany: Europe's stalling engine (Commentary)

Josef Janning & Manuel Lafont Rapnouil - 14 April 2016

Despite Europe's various crises, the bond of cooperation between France and Germany has not been in evidence

The complex tale of EU cohesion (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 03 March 2016

Josef Janning discusses the first set of results from ECFR’s EU Cohesion Monitor.

What future for the Weimar Triangle? (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 11 February 2016

Cooperation between France, Germany and Poland is looking more illusory than ever before

Germany’s gambit: Turkey and the refugee crisis (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 28 January 2016

With domestic pressure over migration numbers growing, Angela Merkel is the EU leader most eager to engage with Turkey

View from Berlin: Days of disillusionment (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 18 January 2016

After Cologne, reducing immigrant numbers and progress on intergration key for Merkel in 2016.

Europe under 
pressure to act (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 12 January 2016

What are the elements that Europe needs to bring together to tackle the refugee crisis?

Germany – Europe’s lonely leader (Commentary)

Josef Janning - 07 January 2016

As instability and conflict grow in Europe’s neighbourhood, Germany’s leading EU role is diminished