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Carla Moll is a coordinator for strategic partnerships at the European Council on Foreign Relations, based in the Berlin Office. She supports the partnerships team in pursuing opportunities and managing strategic partnerships throughout ECFR’s Programmes and National Offices, such as the Africa programme and the Madrid office.

Prior to ECFR, Moll worked in the advertising and marketing sector in London as a Senior Account Manager for different big brands commercialised globally. She holds a MA in International Relations & Diplomacy from SOAS with a focus on Middle Eastern & African politics as well as EU-China investment relations.


  • To engage or not to engage?

    Susi Dennison - 26 November, 2010

    The EU-Africa summit is taking place in Libya. The country's lengthy history of human rights abuses put EU leaders in a difficult position over simple questions such as whether to attend. EU leaders should now put pressure on Colonel Gaddafi by posing difficult questions and…

    How European is the new Germany?

    Ulrike Guérot - 26 November, 2010

    Germany has fallen out of love with Europe, and its customary role as the uncomplaining engine of the EU. But as other EU members question whether Germany is now 'going it alone', Berlin must answer questions about what Germany wants from Europe in the 21st century, and what…

    NATO self-cancelling summit

    Nick Witney - 23 November, 2010

    The Lisbon summit has drawn a line under a fractious period for NATO. But as it reaches out to Russia and withdraws from Afghanistan, the alliance is still struggling to find a new purpose.

    Neo-Titoism spreads as Brussels? influence wanes

    Andrew Wilson - 22 November, 2010

    The EU’s annual summit with Ukraine takes place with Brussels desperately searching for success stories in the Eastern Neighbourhood. The countries there are increasingly acting as balancers rather than joiners, treading a fine line between the EU and Moscow

    After Lisbon, what next?

    Jana Kobzova - 19 November, 2010

    NATO leaders are meeting in Lisbon to approve a new strategic blueprint aimed at enhancing the security of Europe. But what about managing security within Europe? Who is responsible for that, and how should it be organised?


    18 November, 2010

    Why Europe's military cutbacks will hurt Africa

    Richard Gowan - 16 November, 2010

    Rampant defence cuts throughout the EU will probably spell the end of European countries' little-known but important interventions in African conflicts. This invites humanitarian disasters on parts of the map that increasingly small numbers of European citizens could identify.

    The view from Beijing tells you why we need a European foreign policy

    Timothy Garton Ash - 12 November, 2010

    The EU's national rivalries comprise a standing invitation for any major world power to divide and rule. In an article for The Guardian, Timothy Garton Ash argues that even if things go well, what Europeans may achieve in concentrating power resources will only just…

    A pocket superpower

    José Ignacio Torreblanca - 11 November, 2010

    At first glance the recent Franco-British treaty on defence looks like a model of pragmatism, tinged by a British desire to keep greater pan-EU defence cooperation at bay. But like so many European agreements over the last decades, this aspiration to preserve sovereignty may not…

    Europe in the G20: Where's the beef?

    François Godement - 10 November, 2010

    Europe is playing for big stakes at the G20 in Seoul. The summit is not just about opening up to the major emerging economies, but about how the West - including Europe - deal with the challenges of staving off the economic crisis and reconfiguring international institutions.

    ECFR's Board and Council

    8 November, 2010