Waiting for France: The missing member of Europe's coalition on Libya
Tarek Megerisi - 18 April 2019
The UK, Germany, and Italy are forming a common position following the latest Libya offensive. This should form the core of Europeans exerting greater collective influence over events there
When European politics becomes personal
Mark Leonard - 03 April 2019
As the United Kingdom has hurtled ever closer to the Brexit cliff, once-abstract notions of a transcendent European identity have gained substance, and millions of people who still believe in the European project have come out in support of it. The question now is whether the European idea can win out over resurgent nationalism.
League and nations: Europe’s unity struggle at the Sharm El-Sheikh summit
Anthony Dworkin - 15 February 2019
The optics of the EU-Arab League summit could prove difficult for European leaders. Yet they barely agree on what they themselves want from it
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War and pieces: Political divides in southern Yemen
London - 06 Feb 20
A lunch discussion on the recent challenges emerging from the Yemeni conflict and the EU's role
Repatriating the children of ISIS members: the need for a pan-European effort
London - 06 Nov 19
An off-the-record discussion on the need for a pan-European effort for repatriating the children of ISIS members
Supporting Israeli-Palestinian Civil Society: What is the Future of International Funding?
London - 08 Oct 19
A lunchtime discussion on the future of international funding for Israeli-Palestinian NGOs and the challenges it faces
Artificial Intelligence and autonomy in warfare: the European approach
London - 03 Sep 19
A discussion workshop on Artificial Intelligence’s impact on geopolitics and warfare and what it means for Europe
Expecting the Unexpected?: the UK & the 2019 European elections
London - 21 May 19
With the UK now participating in the European Parliament elections, commentators have touted them as second referendum on Brexit. But what will mobilise voters to turn out, and what should we expect from the outcome? Will an anti-EU block emerge as the new political force, or will younger, pro-Europeans mobilise around an optimistic and progressive vision for Europe? and what does the result mean for the of Europe?
Turkey and the Transatlantic Alliance: Navigating Challenges and Opportunities in the Middle East
London - 25 Apr 19
How can differences between the US, EU, and Turkey be successful navigated in the Middle East?
Tarek Megerisi contribtues to El Mundo's profile of major actors in Libya's political crisis.
Tarek Megerisi is quoted in El Mundo on Haftar's assault on Tripoli.
Tarek Megerisi is quoted in Politico on France's role in the situation in Libya.
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Hugh Lovatt quoted by the Arab Weekly on the impact of Netanyahu's reelection for the two-state solution.
Hugh Lovatt quoted by MSN on Benjamin Netanyahu's reelection.
Hugh Lovatt is interviewed by France 24 on Donald Trump's role in the Israeli election.
Ellie Geranmayeh is interviewed by Al Jazeera regarding the US decision to label Iran's Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organisation
Chloe Teevan is interviewed by BBC World on protests in Algeria
Publico interviews Mark Leonard on populism and May's European Parliament elections.
Tarek Megerisi's latest commentary is cited by France 24
Hard Borders of the Mind: Brexit, Northern Ireland and the Good Friday Agreement
Andrew Gilmore - 13 April 2017
In an already divided society, the uncertainty of Brexit could breed instability.
May's vision for Brexit fails to see the big picture
Mark Leonard - 18 January 2017
Mark Leonard speaks with Tom Nuttall, The Economist's Charlemagne columnist, about Theresa May's Brexit speech.
Tell me something I don't know: Why some Brexit leaks matter more than others
Camilla Macdonald - 17 November 2016
It is not the absence of a strategy that is most troubling, but the fact that the government appears to be going into the negotiations with aims that are intellectually incoherent, even delusional.
The High Court ruling is not a victory for ‘soft’ Brexit
Camilla Macdonald - 08 November 2016
It is hard to see what ‘red lines’ could be imposed on the government, but the ruling could be an important victory for thought and reflection over rabble rousing on both sides.
The way forward: UK digital policies and Brexit (Part I)
Stefan Soesanto - 04 October 2016
The digital challenges related to Brexit are stark but clear. There is no excuse for any policy misstep from May's government.
Merkel keeping one eye on Britain's "UK first" approach
Almut Möller - 15 September 2016
As much as Berlin would like to prevent negotiations with the UK turning sour, it is hard to envisage any other outcome.