European and Russian power in the troubled neighbourhood

Nicu Popescu, Andrew Wilson - 16 June, 2009

The EU's strategy for influence in the eastern neighbourhood

Beyond the ‘War on Terror’

Anthony Dworkin - 27 May, 2009

The EU has an opportunity to influence President Obama's efforts to reform US counterterrorism policy

A Power Audit of EU-China Relations

John Fox, François Godement - 17 April, 2009

China is exploiting the EU's divisions and treating the 27-state bloc with "diplomatic contempt" on issues ranging from trade to the Dalai Lama.

Shaping Europe’s Afghan Surge

Daniel Korski - 25 March, 2009

Will the military surge in Afghanistan fail without a civilian surge?

Beyond dependence: How to deal with Russian gas

6 January, 2009

Could building a single European market in natural gas be the most effective strategy for the European Union in countering Russia's divisive energy diplomacy?

Promoting democracy abroad - the EU’s record

Anthony Dworkin - 15 December, 2008

In a joint research project with FRIDE, ECFR looks at the EU?s record in Azerbaijan, Belarus, Ukraine, Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco.

Re-wiring the US-EU relationship

Ulrike Guérot, Daniel Korski, Mark Leonard - 8 December, 2008

With the pivotal change of leadership in Washington, the US and the EU may have an ideal moment to strengthen the US-EU institutional bond.

Is the EU a global force for human rights?

Richard Gowan - 17 September, 2008

The EU's leverage to promote human rights through the UN has dramatically declined over the last decade, our exclusive report

Can the EU win the peace in Georgia?

Mark Leonard, Nicu Popescu, Andrew Wilson - 25 August, 2008

This authors analyse the background and developments in the Russia-Georgia conflict and outline recommendations on how to prevent wider political fallout.

Re-energising Europe’s Security and Defence Policy

Nick Witney - 29 July, 2008

European governments cannot afford to move at the speed of the slowest, argues Nick Witney, and should push for a 'multi-speed' Europe on ESDP